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Vitor Assuncao
  • Junior
  • Orlando, Fla (NC State)
  • Diving

Career Best Points
1M - 334.75 (SEC Championships, 2005)
3M - 471.85 (Georgia Tech, 2005)

National/International Competition Qualified and participated in the Junior Pan American Championships in September 2003 in Belem, Brazil…Advanced to the finals on both boards at the Pan Am's, his first taste of international competition…Placed fourth on the 1M board at the 2003 Pan Am Games…Recorded a sixth-place finish on the 1M board at the 2003 Pan Am Games…Was also the US National Team Captain at the Pan Am Games.

At Florida (2004-05): Placed 15th (580.65) on the 1M board and took 18th (480.00) at the 2005 NCAA Diving Zones (03/13/05)…Picked up one All-SEC honor…Dove to a fourth-place finish on the 1M (334.75) and 13th on the 3M (450.15) at the SEC Championships (02/13/05)…Took top honors on both boards against Indian River (02/05/05)…Posted a third-place effort on the 1M (306.45) and a fourth on the 3M (305.85) versus Tennessee (01/29/05)…Recorded two second-place efforts on both boards against Virginia (01/28/05)…Placed second with a score of 317.17 on the 1M at Alabama (01/22/05) and competed as an exhibition diver on the 3M (309.75)…Scored 322.12 points at Auburn (01/21?05) on the 1M to place third, while tallying 278.17 to take fifth on the 3M…Took first place at TCU (01/15/05) on the 1M with 328.42 and placed second on the 3M with a mark of 309.75…Racked up 471.85 at the Georgia Tech Invitational (11/21/05) to take ninth and followed with 286.35 to place 10th on the 1M…Dove to his first double win of the season at Florida State (11/16/05) with scores of 284.18 and 312.15, respectively on the 1M and 3M boards...Dove exhibition on the 3M against Texas and South Carolina (11/12/05) earning a score of 303.30…Claimed first event win of his Gator career by winning the 1M (299.69) against Minnesota (10/29/05) before taking second on the 3M (288.90)…Posted two second-place finishes against Georgia (10/28/05) on both boards…Took second on the 3M (271.80) in his first career meet as a Gator at Florida Atlantic (10/08/05).

At North Carolina State (2003-04) Broke two school records…Owns the school record for the 1M board with a score of 357.38 points…Holds the school record on the 3M board with a total score of 363.45 points...Named ACC Swimming and Diving Performer of the Week for Oct. 27, 2003…Placed second at 2004 ACC Championships on the three-meter board…Was undefeated for five meets in both the 1M and 3M competition.

High School A runner-up two years in a row at the Florida High School State Championships

Club Coached by Head United States Olympic Coach Jay Lerew at Team Orlando Diving.


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