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Zach Wilcox
  • Senior
  • Diver
  • Yarrow Point, Wash. (Bellevue)
  • Three-Time All-American
  • 2003 SEC Champion 1M

Career Best Points:
1M (6 dives) - 369.22 (Florida Atlantic, 2003)
1M (12 dives) - 622.05 (UGA Diving Invite, 2003)
3M (6 dives) - 379.50 (at TCU, 1/17/04)
3M (11 dives) - 562.55 (SEC Championships, 2004)
Platform (10 dives) - 496.85 (SEC Championships, 2003)

UF All-Time Rankings: First 1M (six dives) 369.22 ... First 3M (six dives) 379.50.

National/International Competition: Took sixth on the 1M at the 2003 U.S. Nationals with a final round score of 340.50 Also advanced to the semifinals on the 3M Placed eighth on the 1M dive at the Senior Outdoor Nationals in 2001.

At Florida:
2003-04:
SEC Academic Honor Roll selection Took eighth on platform (445.45), 11th on 1M (602.55) and 13th on 3M (509.20) at Zone B Championships Earned three All-SEC honors Finished fourth on platform (485.35) and fifth on both 1M (320.80) and 3M (562.55) Posted zone qualifying scores 27 of 31 times he dove Hit zone mark 13 of 14 times on 1M Picked up 15 wins during season Won 1M nine times and 3M six times Named SEC Diver of the Week twice (Feb. 3, Jan. 27) Won 1M (345.90) and took third on 3M (343.35) at Tennessee (1/31/04) Took first on both the 1M (309.07) and the 3M (354.47) vs. Alabama (1/24/04) First on 1M (350.32) and second on 3M (335.32) vs. Auburn (1/23/04) Broke previous school record to win 3M with score of 379.50 at TCU (1/17/04) Also took top honors on 1M with zone qualifying score (348.15) Second on both the 1M (290.63) and the 3M (334.80) at Texas A&M (1/15/04) First on 3M (316.80) and 1M (268.65) vs. Kentucky (1/3/04) Second on 1M (332.30) and platform (478.30) and fifth on 3M (505.15) at Texas Invitational (12/5-7/03) Second with score of 310.80 on 1M and second on 3M (298.35) at South Carolina (11/14/03) First on 1M (347.85) and third on 3M (309.22) at Georgia (11/13/03) Won both 1M (327.15) and 3M (339.38) vs. Florida State (11/11/03) Scored 240.80 on 1M and 304.35 on 3M to take first in each event at Michigan (10/31/03) Debuted season with two wins and two NCAA provisional scores at Minnesota (10/30/03) First on 1M (311.93) as well as 3M (310.12).

2002-03: Three-time NCAA All-American, becoming just the second diver in UF history to earn three All-America honors in the same year Broke UF record for most points scored at an NCAA Championships with 20 Finished fifth on the 1M springboard SEC Academic Honor Roll pick ... Three-time All-SEC performer ... Won the SEC title on the 1M springboard with a score of 345.25, becoming the first Gator diver to win a conference title since 1996 and the first UF diver to win the 1M at the SECs since 1985 ... Finished third on the platform 496.85 ... Took fifth on the 3M springboard ... Recorded a qualifying score for the 2002-03 NCAA Diving Zones on the 1M and 3M springboard dive in every dual-meet but one in 2002-03 (3M vs. Florida State on 11/19/02) ... Broke three school records (two on the 1M and one on 3M) ... Owned the top-10 highest scores on the 1M on the season for UF ... Had nine of the top-10 highest scores on the 3M ... Won eight events with six coming on the 1M ... Broke his own school record on the 1M vs. Florida Atlantic (2/8/03) with a score of 369.22 ... Picked up a pair of second-place finishes vs. Tennessee (2/1/03) (315.15 on the 1M and 350.48 on the 3M) ... Finished third on the 3M at the Dallas Morning News Classic with a total of 347.55 and fourth on the 1M (320.15) ... Won the 1M at SMU (1/16/03) with a point total of 352.57 ... Earned two seventh-place finishes at the Georgia Diving Invitational on the 1M (622.05) and the platform (403.60) ... Finished fourth on the 3M at the Texas Diving Invitational with a score of 523.40 ... Scored a 351.15 to win the 3M vs. Georgia (11/23/02) to give UF the dual-meet victory over the Bulldogs ... Also won the 1M with a total of 337.35 ... Won the 3M vs. Florida State with a total score of 295.88 ... Finished second on the 1M (332.77) vs. South Carolina (11/15/02) ... Picked up a pair of wins vs. Michigan (11/1/02) ... Broke school record on the 1M with a score of 366.97, which was previously held by David West, who set the mark in 1996 with a score of 345.75 ... Also won the 3M with a total of 361.12 ... Won the 1M (342.60) at Penn State (10/26/02) ... Score of 374.17 on the 3M broke his own school record, which he set in 2001-02, and earned him first-place honors vs. Indian River CC (10/18/02) ... Started the meet off with a victory on the 1M (350.47) ... Opened the season with a win on the 1M (323.77) against LSU (10/11/02).

2001-2002: Finished 18th on the platform (407.80), 20th on the 1M (278.35) and 24th on the 3M (471.25) at the NCAA Championships Finished sixth on the 1M at the Zone B Diving Championships and qualified for NCAA competition Placed fourth on the 1M, fifth on the 3M and sixth on the platform at the SEC Championships Set a school record on the 3M with 369.22 points and also won the 1M against Florida Atlantic (2/9/02) First on the 1M against Tennessee (2/2/02) and Alabama (1/26/02) Won the 1M springboard vs. Auburn (1/25/02) with a score of 335.39 and finished second on the 3M Third on the 3M (516.40, 11-event order) and the platform (432.95) and 18th on the 1M with preliminary score of 213.60 at the Georgia Diving Invitational Won both the 1M and 3M events against Penn State (1/5/02) First on the 1M (305.20) and the platform events (422.85) and third on the 3M event at the Arkansas Invitational Won the 1M against Florida State (11/16/01), scoring 306.08 points and scored 325.42 points on the 3M as an exhibition diver Had a top-notch Clemson-South Carolina road swing, winning both events at Clemson (11/9/01) and the 3M at the South Carolina (11/10/01) before finishing second on the 1M against the Gamecocks Won the 3M at Michigan (10/26/01), turning in a score of 334.42, while placing second on the 1M (303.45) Finished first on the 3M against Miami/Indian River CC (10/20/01) and notched a second-place finish on the 1M Second on the 3M (324.10) and sixth on the 1M (275.95) at the SEC East Invitational SEC Athlete of the Week.

High School: Won Washington district and Washington state championships on the 1M dive all four years ... Team finished either first or second all four years ... Won Coaches Award in 2001 ... Team Academic All-Award for highest GPA in 2000 ... Set record for most points in Washington history ... Also participated in tennis and track and field.

Club: Member of the Pacific Northwest Diving Team ... Dove for Jim Southerland.


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