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2007 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Aaron Leech

Diving

CLASS
JR
Hometown
Naperville, Ill. (Neuqua Valley)
Experience
2L
School
Career Best Points

1M (six dives) – 307.35

(Tennessee, 2/2/08)
3M (six dives) 368.35 (Penn State, 1/7/06)

At Florida
2007-08: Scored 29th in the 3M dive preliminaries (265.55) at the NCAA Diving Zones (3/14-3/16) … Took 1st in the 1M dive (277.73) and 1st in 3M dive (318.08) in a win against FAU (2/9) ... Dove to 3rd place in both the 1M dive (307.35) and 3M dive (301.73) versus Tennessee (2/2) ... Sixth in the 1M dive (240.75) and fifth in the 3M dive (271.43) against Auburn (1/26) ... Scored 3rd in the 1M dive (265.35) and 2nd in the 3M dive (293.78) in a win against LSU (1/12) ... Placed 20th overall in the 3M dive (251.55) at the Georgia Diving Invitational (12/2-12/4) ... Turned in a 5th place finish in the 1M dive (291.50) at the Georgia Diving Invitational (11/29-12/1) ... Scored 2nd in the 1M dive (273.98) and 4th in the 3M dive (261.68) in a win against FSU (11/20) ... Finished 7th in the 1M dive (247.50) and 9th in the 3M dive (244.65) in the Boilermaker Invitational (11/16-11/18) ... Scored a 2nd place finish in the 1M dive (244.81)and a 3rd lace finish in the 3M dive (232.35) in a win against Kentucky (11/8) ... Turned in a 3rd place finish in the 1M dive (248.93) and 3rd in the 3M dive (259.28) against Georgia (10/25) … Placed 3rd in the 1M dive (236.10) and 4th in the 3M dive (254.40) in a win against Minnesota (10/13) … Finished 3rd in the 3M dive (170.00) against Virginia (10/11).

2006-07: SEC Academic Honor Roll selection … Finished 21st in the 1M dive (262.45) and 28th on the 3M board (265.35) at the Zone B Diving Championships (3/2-4) … Also recorded a Zone-qualifying score of 316.80 on the 3M board in the win over FAU (1/27) … Hit his first NCAA Zone cut of the season in the 3M dive with a score of 368.18 against Tennessee (1/26) … Turned in a fifth-place finish in the 3M dive (282.15) and a seventh-place performance on the 1M board (245.00) versus Alabama and South Carolina (1/20) … Finished sixth in both the 1M dive (251.92) and 3M dive (267.37) against Auburn (1/19) … Took fourth on the 1M board (257.48) and dove exhibition in the 3M event (297.08) against Indian River CC (1/13) … Placed third in the 1M dive (244.88) and exhibitioned the 3M dive (289.28) versus Virginia (1/12) … Finished fifth in both the 1M (239.03) and 3M dives (247.55) against Florida State (11/21) …  Placed third in both the 1M (265.35) and 3M dives (307.28) against Texas (11/10) … Dove to fourth-place showings in both the 1M (279.15) and 3M dives (305.93) versus Minnesota … Finished third on the 3M board (304.13) and fourth in the 1M dive (267.00) against Georgia (10/26) … Placed fourth in the 1M dive (256.05) and exhibitioned the 3M dive (267.30) against LSU (10/19) … Finished fifth in the 1M dive (249.45) and sixth on the 3M board (212.40) against Michigan (10/14)

2005-06: SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll selection … Won both the 1M (293.63) and 3M (239.71) events against Indian River CC (2/4) … Named SEC Diver of the Week for his efforts … Third in the 1M (266.33) event against Auburn (1/21) and fifth in the 3M dive (257.78) … Won the 1M dive (282.70) and finished second in the 3M event (282.10) against Alabama (1/20) … Fourth in both the 1M (282.08) and 3M (368.35) dives against Penn State (1/7) … Finished fifth in the 1M dive (254.93) and fourth in the 3M dive (285.08) against Florida State (11/22) … Earned a ninth-place finish in the 1M event at the Purdue Invitational (11/18-20) with a score of 252.85 … Placed 11th in the 3M dive (245.75) … Second in the 1M (256.58) and third in the 3M (271.13) events against Florida Atlantic (11/11) … Finished fourth in the 3M (271.80) and fifth in the 1M (268.20) dives against Georgia (10/27) … Earned sixth place on the 1M board (253.60) against Texas and California (10/21-22) … Finished eighth in the 3M dive (220.70) and exhibitioned on the platform (173.60) … Placed third in the 1M dive (270.90) and sixth in the 3M dive (218.55) against South Carolina (10/15) … Fourth in the 3M dive (248.18) and fifth in the 1M dive (219.30) against Virginia (10/14).

High School
Won the Illinois state championship in 2004 … Qualified for the state championships four times … Earned three MVP honors and posted the highest grade point average on the diving team.

Club
Competed for the Dupage Diving Academy … Coached by Gerry Petit.

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