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Ross  Edfort
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Ross Edfort

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Somerset, N.J.

High School:
Franklin H.S.

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 170

Event:
Dive

Experience:
2L

Major:
Emergent Digital Practices


12/10/2014

Trio of Pioneers Earn Weekly Honors

Bunch, Corea, and Edfort Summit League Weekly Winners

Top Scores:
  • 1 Meter Diving: 348.00 vs Wyoming (1/18/2014)
  • 3 Meter Diving: 354.90 (SBC Championships, 02/22/12)
  • Platform Diving: 307.25 Hawkeye Invite (12/8/13)


2014-15:

  • Named Academic All-American Honorable Mention.
  • 3rd on 1m at Hawkeye Invite (12/6/14)
  • New school record 311.07 on tower at Hawkeye, finished 4th (12/7/14)
  • 4th on 1m at Air Force Diving Invite (1/31/15)
  • 8th on 3m at Air Force Diving Invite (1/30/15)
  • 6th on tower at Air Force Diving Invite (1/31/15)
  • 7 first place finishes during the dual meet season
  • Won both 1m and 3m at the Summit League Championships (2/21/15)
  • Summit League Male Diver of the Year
  • Named to the 2015 All-Summit League Swimming & Diving Team
  • Member of the Summit League Swimming and Diving Academic All-League Team
  • Earned 3 Summit League Diver of the Week Awards
  • 8th on 1m at Zone E Meet (3/9/15)
  • NCAA Qualifier on the 1m

2013-14:

  • 4th on 1m at Hawkeye Invite (12/6/13)
  • 5th on 3m at Hawkeye Invite (12/7/13)
  • New school record 307.25 on tower at Hawkeye Invite (12/8/13)
  • Personal best 348.00 on 1m vs Wyoming (1/18/2014)
  • 6th on 1m at Air Force Diving Invite (1/30/2014)
  • 7th on 3m at Air Force Diving Invite (1/30/2014)
  • 6th on tower at Air Force Diving Invite (1/30/2014)
  • 4th on 1m at Summit League Championships (2/20/14)
  • 3rd on 3m at Summit League Championships (2/22/14)
  • 16th on 1m at Zone E Meet (3/13/14)
  • 16th on tower at Zone E Meet (3/14/14)
  • Earned 5 Summit League Diver of the Week Awards


2012-13:

  • Finished fourth in the platform dive and fifth in both the 3-meter dive and the 1-meter dive at the MPSF Championships (2/20/13)
  • Set a DU record with a score of 290.80 in the platform dive at the Hawkeye Invitational (11/30/12), finishing third
  • Finished second in the 3-meter dive and sixth in the 1-meter dive at the Hawkeye Invitational (11/30/12)
  • Finished first in the 1-meter dive and second in the 3-meter dive at FAU (12/19/12)
  • Finished first in the 3-meter dive and second in the 1-meter dive at the Boone Eliminator (2/2/13)
  • Earned MPSF All-Academic honors
2011-12:
  • Took home gold in the 1-Meter Diving event at the Sun Belt Championship with 312.60 points, helping the Pioneers to the conference title
  • Awarded the 2012 SBC Diver of the Year honor
  • Named DU's Most Valuable Freshman
  • Won both the 1-M and 3-M events at FAU (FAU, Cincinnati, 12/1711)
  • Set nine NCAA Zone meet qualifying scores
  • Swept first career event at UCSB (10/28/11)
  • Earned the Sun Belt Conference Diver of the Week (10/28, 11/15,12/06, 1/10, 1/17, 1/31, six career)
  • Named to the SBC Academic Honor Roll
Before Denver:
  • Club Diver for 12 years
  • Was a 2006 Junior National Champion in the 1 and 3 Meter diving events
  • Was a 2006 AAU National Champion in 1 meter, 3 meter and Tower diving events
  • Was a three-year varsity diver for Franklin High School
  • Was a Team Captain
  • Won three-consecutive State Championships
  • Was named an All-American three consecutive years
  • Also played two years as on the varsity golf team
Personal:
  • Born January 4, 1993 in New Brunswick, N.J.
  • Son of Craig and Dorothy Edfort
  • Has one brother, Alex (19)
  • Chose DU because of the coaching staff, the team and the campus
  • Was involved in the Junior Classical League and National Honor Society
  • Enjoys golfing, playing the guitar and saxophone
  • Emergent Digitial Practices Major

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