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  Amanda Casillas
Amanda Casillas

Player Profile
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Orange, Calif.

High School:
El Modena HS

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
04/12/1995

11/01/2014

Utah Men's Swim Team Defeats #20 Arizona

Men also beat UNLV while women split with Arizona/UNLV.

10/08/2014

Broncos Edge Utes in Women's Swimming and Diving Action

Utah records eight first-place finishes in the dual-meet loss.


2013-14
- Placed seventh in platform (season-best, 250.90), 18th in 3-meter (253.30) and 21st in 1-meter (241.70) at Pac-12 Championships ... Placed 10th in platform (460.75) at NCAA Zone E Championships ... pair of second-place finishes in both the 1-meter (250.70) and 3-meter (268.00) against Washington State ... finished third in the 3-meter against UNLV with a season-best score of 287.10 ... recorded season-best score of 268.10 in 1-meter at Bruin Invite.

High School/Club Swim - Three-year varsity member at El Modena High School ... scholar athlete ... CIF letter ... qualified to West Nationals in 2012 ... three-year CIF participant ... champion of Character Award recipient ... Summer Nationals 2012/13 ... Senior National Qualifier 2013 ... age group national champion on platform in 2013 ... member of Mission Viejo Nadadores ... coached by Derek Starks ... had four surgeries due to a gymnastics injury and switched to diving and loves it.

Personal - Born Apr. 12, 1995 ... daughter of Raul and Julie Casillas ... two siblings: Monica and Matthew ... editor of high school newspaper ... community service coordinator for Girls' League ... champion of character award ... scholar athlete ... National Honors Society ... CA state seal of biliteracy ... graduated with high honors ... received California Scholarship Federation award ... enjoys reading, hiking and going to the beach ... major is undeclared.


2014-15 TOP SCORES
1-meter - 274.88 (STAN, 9/26/14)
3-meter - 274.35 (STAN, 9/26/14)

PERSONAL BESTS
1-meter - 274.88 (STAN, 9/26/14)
3-meter - 287.10 (UNLV, 11/8/13)
Platform - 250.90 (Pac-12, 3/14/14)
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