Honorees included the men’s and women’s teams along with individuals from both
Dominic Giordano qualifies for third NCAA event, while Tony Galante makes second.
Dominic Giordano placed fourth at 3-meter to qualify for the NCAA Championships.
Members of the Pitt diving team will compete in Zone A Championships for NCAA berth
Both teams had top-50 GPA's in the entire country.
2014-15: In the season Opener against Duke, won the 3M dive and placed second at 1M ... Swept both 1M and 3M boards against St. Bonavenutre and Bucknell, scoring 377.78 points from 3M versus Bucknell, for Pitt's highest score in the event since Nov. 2008 ... Had the highest score in 3M diving prelims at the Pitt Invite ... Against West Virginia, won the 1M competition and was runner-up from 3M ... Finished third in 3M diving at Denison ... Placed second in 3M and fourth in 1M at the Senior Recognition Meet ... Competed in all three dives at the ACC Championships ... At the NCAA Zone A Diving CHampionships, qualified for two finals, placing 10th on platform (612.65) and 18th on 3M (575.70).
2013-14: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Placed first in the 1M diving event against St. Bonaventure...At the Pitt Panthers Invitational, he took first place in the 1M competition...Finished third on the 3M board (311.55) in win at WVU...Took first in the 1M dive against Denison...Finished 15th on the 1M diving event at the ACC Championships...Finished 10th in the 3M dive at the NCAA Zone A Qualifying Meet.
2012-13: In home-opener against St. Bonaventure, Bergman placed third in the 1M diving event and fourth in the 3M diving event...Placed third in the 1 meter diving and fifth in the 3 meter diving events against Virginia...At away meet against Cincinnati he placed second in the 3M diving event (307.05) and third in the 1M diving event (270.66)...Placed sixth in both the 1 and 3 meter diving events against Notre Dame scoring 272.70 and 287.17 respectively...Finished third in the platform diving at the Pitt invitational as well as finishing fourth in the 1 and 3 meter diving...Finished third in the men's 1 meter dive against West Virginia with a score of 285.07...Placed fourth in the men's 1 meter dive and sixth in the 3 meter at the Western Pa. Invitational.
2011-12: Named the Most Improved Diver for the 2012 season...finished fourth on the 3M board in his first ever Big East Championship...placed third in an exhibition final in the platform event during the Big East Championship...took third in the 1M diving event and in the 3M event against Cincinnati (Nov. 11).
High School: Competed as a gymnast for 11 years...fell in love with diving after suffering a career ending injury.
Personal: Son of Sam and Elisa Bergman...has an older brother, Charles...enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences.
|Bergman's Personal Best Performances
|1 Meter 6 Dives
|Platform 6 Dives||305.05||11/22/2013||Pittsburgh Invitational|
|3 Meter 6 Dives||377.78||10/25/2014||vs. Bucknell|
Pitt Finishes Ninth at Women's ACCs as Giordano Earns Most Valuable Diver
Giordano Wins ACC 3-Meter Diving Title as Panthers Make More History
Two Pitt School Records Fall on Second Day of ACCs
Pitt Opens ACC Championships With Several Successes
Pitt Arrives in Atlanta Ahead of ACC Championships
Pastore-Sebring, Ference Collect First National Bank Weekly Honors