Laura Barber
Laura Barber
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Decatur, Ga.
High School: The Westminster Schools
Events: D

PERSONAL BESTS

Event Score Meet Date
One-Meter Diving (6)
243.55 Lindenwood
1/22/2016
One-Meter Diving (11)
412.00Principia Invite 1/30/2016
Three-Meter Diving (6)
261.60Western Illinois
1/28/2017
Three-Meter Diving (11)
430.90Grinnell
12/2/2016


2016-17:
Finished in first place during three-meter dives at Grinnell on Dec. 2 (430.90), WashU Quad Meet on Jan. 16 (232.90) and Western Illinois on Jan. 28 (261.60)... Finished ninth in the UAA Championships one-meter diving (393.70), and 10th in the three-meter diving (387.90)... Set new career-highs in the three-meter dive in both dual and championship style format with a 430.90 score in 11 dives at Grinnell (12/2) and 261.60 score in six dives at Western Illinois (1/28)... UAA all-academic.

2015-16: Posted a regional qualifying score of 412.00 in the one-meter diving at the Principia Diving Invite ... Named the UAA Women's Diving Athlete of the Week Feb. 1 ... Finished 11th in the one-meter diving and 10th in the three-meter diving at the UAA Championships ... UAA all-academic.

2014-15: Finished seventh in the one-meter diving at the UAA Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Team captain and four-year letterwinner in diving at The Westminster Schools ... Also lettered four years in gymnastics ... Placed fifth at state as a sophomore and again as a senior ... Team MVP as a sophomore ... National Merit finalist ... National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Majoring in mechanical engineering ... Daughter of Brian and Roberta Barber.