Six captains and six more student-athletes were named to this year's newly created leadership council.
Dominic Giordano qualifies for third NCAA event, while Tony Galante makes second.
Members of the Pitt diving team will compete in Zone A Championships for NCAA berth
Panthers host the event for the first time since 2011.
Both teams had top-50 GPA's in the entire country.
2014-15: In the season opener against Duke, placed third in 3M and fifth in 1M ... At Georgia Tech/Georgia Southern, finished third in 1M and fifth in 3M ... Won 1M and was second in 3M against St. Bonaventure ... Grabbed second in 1M and third in 3M versus Bucknell ... At the Pitt Invite, won 1M, and placed second in 3M and third in platform ... Finished second in the 1M and fifth in 3M at the Senior Recognition Meet ... Competed in all three dives at the ACC Championships ... At the ECAC Championships, placed third in both 1M and 3M ... At NCAA Zone A Diving Championships, made one final and finished in 13th on platform (373.40).
2013-14: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Placed first in the 1M diving against Bucknell...Placed first in the 3M diving against Bucknell...finished fourth on the 3M board (274.35) at the Western Pa. Invite...Finished first on the 3M board against JMU...Finished fourth on the 1M and 3M boards against Virginia...Finished fifteenth overall on the 1M board (267.75) at the ACC Championship...Competed at the ECAC Championship where she finished first on 1M (271.65) and first on 3M (2:68.90)...Named Diver of the Meet at the ECAC Championships...Competed at the NCAA Zone A Qualifying meet...Voted Most Valuable Diver for the 2013-2014 season.
2012-13: Placed fourth in the 3M diving event (254.18) against Virginia...On the road against Cincinnati she won the 1M (241.58) and 3M (257.93) diving events...Placed third in both the 1M (247.30) and 3M (257.80) at the Western PA Invitational.
High School: Selected to the Richmond Times Dispatch all-metro diver first team in 2011 and 2012...won the Steward School Invitational Gloria P. Thompson Award, the J.R. Tucker College Bound Athlete Award and the Tucker High School Most Athletic Award in 2012...competed for the Avalon Dive Team for 11 years...captured ten James River Aquatics-league Championships and seven City Championships with that team...dove for the Dolphin Club Swim Team for 11 years..finished as the Greater Richmond Aquatics League regional finalist five times and as a league championship qualifier ten times with that team...competed in the USA swimming IMX challenge in 2011...also lettered in Track and Field...member of the National Honor Society and the Henrico County Student Congress...served as the Student Government Treasurer...honored with the UVA Jefferson Book Award, the J.R. Tucker Faculty Award, and the Community Service Award...selected as the French Immersion Student of the year in 2009.
Personal: Born November 17, 1993...daughter of Adrienne Winkelmann...has a younger sister and brother, Ellie and Benny.
|Winkelmann's Personal Best Performances
|1 Meter 6 Dives
|Platform 6 Dives||195.75||11/21/2014||Pitt Invitational|
|3 Meter 6 Dives||300.75||11/21/2014||Pitt Invitational|
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