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2013-14 Swimming & Diving
Cayla Collins
Cayla Collins
Cayla Collins

CLASSJr.
EVENTSDiving
HOMETOWNLargo, Fla.
PREVIOUS SCHOOLOsceola

As a Sophomore (2012-13)
Earned CCSA All-Conference honors … had a season-best score of 263.30 on the 1-meter board in the dual meet against Radford (Jan. 7) … scored a season-best score of 266.62 on the 3-meter board event in the Blue Green competiton to open the season (Sept. 22) … placed second in the 2013 CCSA Championship on the 1-meter board event with a score of 257.25 …Named CCSA Swimmer of the Week (Oct. 3) after earning a 12th place finish on the 1-meter board and a seventh place on the 3-meter board event at the All-Florida Invite (Oct. 4).

As a Freshman (2011-12)
Qualified for the NCAA Diving Zone “B” and placed 38th in the 3-meter event with a score of 207.65 and finished 40th in the 1-meter event with a score of 208.15 … had personal best in the 1-meter at the FIU meet (Sept. 30) with a score of 269.18 … Named CCSA Swimmer of the Week (Nov. 9) after earning a pair of second place finishes against Boston College and Maine (Nov. 4) … earned a score of 252.07 in the 3-meter dive against Georgia Southern (Jan. 21), a season-high.

High School
Varsity diving team captain … lettered in diving, cheerleading, track and flag football … picked up a first-place finish at the district meet … was second at the Regional meet and eighth at the State Championship … placed fourth in FHSAA division finals … earned the 2010 Top Ten Diving Award … helped Osceola to an undefeated season … was nominated for St. Petersburg Times Athlete of the Year … first runner-up for Osceola High School Athlete of the Year … dove for WFLA under the direction of Tony Periello.

Personal
Born November 20, 1992 … daughter of Art and Loretta … elementary education major … was an honor roll student … Bright Futures Scholarship winnter … was also the All-Around state champ in gymnastics … chose FGCU because of its beautiful campus and friendly coaches and athletes.

Top Scores
1m spring – 269.18 (2012 vs. FIU)
3m spring – 266.62 (2013 Blue Green meet)