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  Amanda Casillas
Amanda  Casillas

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Orange, Calif.

High School:
El Modena HS

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
04/12/1995

01/20/2016

Utah Swimming and Diving Takes On BYU

Deseret First Duel takes place on Saturday

10/15/2015

Utah Swimming and Diving Notches Eight First-Place Finishes Against Cal

Utes fall to Golden Bears in Pac-12 meet

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.

2014-15 - At NCAA Zone Championships, she finished 23rd on the one-meter (256.85), 11th on platform (473.50) ...  Took 10th on the one-meter (271.40), 16th on the three-meter (252.35) and 18th on platform (203.05) at the Pac-12 Championships ... Recorded season-bests on both the one-meter (274.88) and three-meter (274.35) against Stanford ... Versus Boise State, she took first on the three-meter (270.83) and tied for fifth on the one-meter (233.85) ... At the Georgia Tech Invite, she finished 24th on the three-meter (237.60), ninth on the one-meter (263.25) and fourth on platform (243.75) ... Took 11th on the three-meter (519.00), seventh on the one-meter (533.40) and fifth on the platform (441.00) at the UCLA Invite ... At the USAF Invite, she took sxith on the one-meter (250.45) and third on the three-meter (311.55). 

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.


2015-16 TOP SCORES 


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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