Both teams had top-50 GPA's in the entire country.
On Saturday, 17 seniors will be honored following the meet.
Alec Sheaffer will spend the next two years with Teach For America.
Herbst named first team Scholar All-America
Swimming and Diving sophomores Alec Sheaffer and Dani des Tombe to teach youth
2014-15: In the season opener against Duke, placed sixth in 1M diving and seventh in 3M ... Placed fourth in 1M against St. Bonaventure ... Took fourth in 1M at the Pitt Invite.
2013-14: Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll ... Competed on the 1M at St. Bonaventure...Finished third on 1M against Villanova.
2012-13: Placed third in the 3M diving as well as fifth in the 1M diving against St. Bonaventure...Against Virginia she placed third in the 1M diving (254.40)...Competed in the 1M (218.70) and 3M (213.06) diving events against Cincinnati...At the Pitt Invitational she placed fifth in the 3M diving (252.00) and platform (148.95)...Against West Virginia she placed fourth in the 1M (234.00)...Took second in the 3M (259.05) at the Western PA Invitational.
High School: Ranked as a Level 10 gymnast...competed in the Level 9 Regionals...qualified for the Level 9 and 10 State meets...suffered a career ending injury...transitioned into the sport of diving with help from head diving coach Julian Krug.
Personal: Born July 29, 1993...daughter of Jeff and Shannon Sheaffer...has two brothers, Branden and Nick...enrolled in the College of the Arts and Sciences.
|Shaffer's Personal Best Performances
|1 Meter 6 Dives
|Platform 6 Dives||170.80||2/27/2013||BIG EAST Championships|
|3 Meter 6 Dives||285.15||1/25/2013||vs. Villanova|
Pitt Swim & Dive Teams Dominate on Senior Day
Giordano, Sharp Sweep vs. Carnegie Mellon, Clarion
Swim and Dive Caps Regular Season at Home
Sharp Tabbed ACC Diver of the Week
Pitt Swimming and Diving Sweeps Denison
Swimming and Diving Continues Action vs. Denison