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  Josiah Purss
Josiah Purss

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wauchope, Australia

High School:
Trinity Grammar School

Event:
Diving

09/30/2014

Utah Swimming and Diving to Compete in Intermountain Shootout

Utes head to Grand Junction, Colo. Oct 3-4.

04/17/2013

Utah Men's Swimming and Diving Season Review

Utes cap historic 2012-13 season.

03/31/2013

Utes Complete NCAA Campaign

Utah ends season ranked 33rd in the country.

03/29/2013

Utes Complete Second Day of NCAA Championships

Purss takes 20th on 3-meter board.

03/28/2013

Soedel and Purss Named All-Americans

Utes earn two All-American honors after Day 1 of NCAA Championships


2013-14
- Earned All-American honors after finishing ninth in the 1-meter (368.00) at the NCAA National Championships ... Placed fourth in the 3-meter at NCAA Zone E Championships (746.05 combined score) and sixth in the 1-meter (745.05 combined score) ... took third-place in 1-meter (372.30) and sixth-place on the platform (332.20) at Pac-12 Championships ... finished third at Air Force Academy Invitational (344.75) ... third in 1-meter (330.40) and second in 3-meter (376.55) at Missouri Invitational ... placed first in 1-meter (365.25) and second in 3-mete (339.98) against UNLV ... placed first in both the 1-meter (358.75) and 3-meter (389.85) against Colorado Mesa ... placed first in both the 1-meter (362.93) and 3-meter (325.35) against Arizona ... First Team Pac-12 All-Academic Team selection.

2012-13 - Qualified for the NCAA Championships, finishing eighth in the consolation finals on the 1-meter (297.90), 20th on the 3-meter (331.55) and 24th on the platform (294.50) ... broke the school record on the platform at Zone Championships with a finals score of 362.70, finishing fourth (676.80 combined score) and fourth in 1-meter dives (704.05) and eighth in 3-meter dives (679.65), at Division Zone E Championships ... placed sixth in platform dives (290.10), 10th in 1-meter dives (311.75), and sixth in 3-meter dives (363.85) at Pac-12 Championships ... won the on 3-meter dives (363.90), placed second in platform dives (303.50), and third in on 1-meter (316.90) at the Falcon Invitational ... won 1-meter diving vs. USC (375.90) ... won 1-meter dives (365.55) and 3-meter dives (371.48) against Air Force ... won the 3-meter (387.15) and placed fourth in 1-meter dives (301.42) against Denver.

High School/Club Swim - Attended Trinity Grammar School in Wauchope, Australia.

Top Scores
1-meter - 350.70
3-meter - 363.90
Platform - 362.70

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