- Sean Saley
- Pompano Beach, Fla. (Pompano Beach)
Career Best Dives
One-meter: 359.03 (FAU,
Three-meter: 356.55 (Tennessee, 2/1/13)
Platform: 217.60 (2013 SEC Championships)
2012-13: At the 2013 NCAA Zone Diving Championships: Made the finals of both the one and three-meter boards, finishing ninth on the three-meter with a combined score of 660.60 (344.25 final, 316.35 prelim) and took ninth on the one-meter with a total score of 606.75 (305.55 final, 301.20 prelim)...Competed at the SEC Championships for the Gators, taking 12th on the one-meter with a score of 304.20, 20th on the three-meter posting a 297.75 and 24th on the platform with a personal-best 217.60…Won the one-meter (338.11) and took second on the three-meter posting a personal-best score of 356.55 against Tennessee on Senior Night…Finished third on the three-meter (314.33) and fifth on the one-meter (293.85) at Auburn…Placed fifth on the both the three (276.25) and one-meter (295.65) at the SMU Classic…Grabbed second on the one-meter (310.35) and was sixth on the three-meter (273.75) at Florida State…Took fourth on the one-meter scoring 279.16 against Texas A&M…Was third on the three-meter (348.23) and fifth on the one-meter (235.25) at South Carolina…Had a pair of second place finishes at Georgia with scores of 305.77 on the one-meter and 325.65 on the three-meter.
2011-12: Took second and third off the one- and three-meter springboards, respectively, to help lift the Gators over Auburn…Had a career meet against FAU scoring personal bests off the one-meter (359.03) and three-meter (333.75) springboard, capturing the first two collegiate victories of his career. With his 359.03 off the one-meter, totaled the highest score for a Gator on the year…Took seventh and eighth in three-meter (281.75) and one-meter (284.55) competition, respectively, at the Georgia Invitational…Finished 15th off the one-meter springboard (280.75) at the Georgia Tech Invitational…Opened his junior campaign with a sixth-place, 278.20 effort off the one-meter board at the All-Florida Invitational.
2010-11: Walked on to the men’s diving team in the spring semester…Took eighth in the one-meter competition (283.05) and tenth in the three-meter (career-high, 263.00) competition at the UGA Last Chance Meet…Finished fifth in the one-meter competition and eighth in the three meter competition against Indian River State College with a 285.76 (career-high) and 254.93 score, respectively…Made his debut as a Gator diver against Florida Atlantic, finishing sixth in the one-meter competition (226.06).
High School: Attended Pompano Beach High School and trained with the Fort Lauderdale Diving Team under head coach Tim O’Brien…Named to the Broward County All-Area Honorable Mention Diving Team in 2007 and 2008…Competed at the Speedo National Junior Diving Championships in Coral Springs, Fla.…Club teammates with current UF teammates Colin Bell and Anthony and Michael Lewark.
Personal: Born on May 22, 1990, in Pompano Beach, Fla., to parents Bob and Joy Saley…Has one sibling, Erin (18)…Hobbies include playing music with friends and teaching diving lessons to underprivileged youth in a hometown…Member of a local Gainesville band for the past two years…Chose UF because of the atmosphere and the quality of his major…Majoring in Food and Resource Economics and Sustainability.