CU Diving BIO
Juliana Melchionda
Player Profile:
Juliana Melchionda 914095
Height: 5'1"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Braintree, Mass.
High School: Thayer Academy
Major: Nursing

2015-16: Competed in one event on the season, the one meter against Georgia Southern on Jan. 9, where she finished 13th with a score of 206.95 points

2013-14: Competed in 11 meets with 11 one-meter events and six three-meter events...recorded four NCAA Zones qualifying scores with two each in the one and three-meter diving...set career highs with scores of 284.20 (one-meter) and 301.75 (three-meter)...finished in the top five of an event nine times...finished first against UNC Wilmington in the one-meter with a score of 264.75...totaled 69 competition points, including 40 one-meter points, fourth most on team...competed in one and three-meter events at the ACC Championships...finished 19th in the one-meter with a 260.25, 17th in the three-meter with a 287.55...qualified for NCAA Zones but was unable to compete due to academic obligations

2012-13: Competed in eight meets in the one-meter and seven in the three-meter...posted a qualifying score and season-high of 282.98 in the three-meter against Davidson for fifth place...also finished fifth in the one-meter against Davidson...finished third in the one-meter against Georgia Tech and College of Charleston with a 250.95...finished 20th with a 245.95 in the one-meter and 21st with a 242.30 in the three-meter at the ACC Championships...posted a 198.65 in the one-meter and 186.55 in the three-meter at NCAA Zones

Before Clemson: Competed in gymnastics for nine years before taking up competitive diving...was a member of the Boston Area Diving Club for six years prior to coming to Clemson...made the finals in both the one-meter and three-meter at AAU Nationals, finishing first in the one-meter and second in the three-meter...finaled in the one-meter at the U.S. Diving Age Group National meet in 2011...attended Thayer Academy, a New England Prep School, earning six varsity letters and was a 2-time captain of the Varsity swim and dive team

Personal: Her brother, Anthony, plays in the St. Louis Cardinals organization after playing baseball at Boston College from 2009-12...born April 19, 1994...majoring in nursing

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