News and notes on Purdue Athletics
News and notes on Purdue Athletics
LoBue, Colturi clinch spots on 2017 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series
LoBue wins final tour stop in Spain, Colturi clinches spot on 2016 tour
Colturi & LoBue recently spent a week back in Indiana before heading back to Europe.
2008-09: Honorable mention All-American in platform...moved into top six on Purdue's all-time performance list from all three boards...moved to fourth in 3-meter with 380.95 score at Big Ten Championships (2/27)...moved to fifth in 1-meter with 359.25 score while finishing second at Indiana Intercollegiates (10/18)...moved to sixth in platform by scoring 402.10 points while finishing fifth at Big Ten Championships (2/28)...won team's Most Improved Award...notched fifth-place finish in 1-meter with 330.65 points at Speedo USA Diving Spring National Championships (4/22)...also scored 325.45 to finish seventh off platform (4/26) and 331.00 from 3-meter to finish 10th (4/25)...dove to 15th-place finish with 351.40 points in platform at NCAA Championships (3/28)...also scored 288.00 in 1-meter (3/26) and 306.50 in 3-meter (3/27)...finished sixth in 1-meter at NCAA Zone C Diving Championships (3/13)...also placed 10th from platform (3/15) and 14th off 3-meter (3/14)...placed 10th in 1-meter with 331.60 points at Big Ten Championships (2/26)...scored 369.55 points to place ninth off platform at AT&T National Diving Championships (8/16)...finished third in 3-meter with 320.20 points at Indiana Intercollegiates (10/18)...earned fourth-place finish after scoring 292.45 points off 1-meter and finished fifth in 3-meter with 321.80 points vs. Miami (10/31)...finished fourth in 1-meter with 284.78 score at Purdue Challenge (11/14)...finished sixth in 1-meter after scoring 299.75 points at Art Adamson Invitational (11/21)...also finished 11th in 3-meter with 319.60 score (11/22)...finished fifth off platform with 331.20 points at Ohio State Diving Invitational (12/7)...finished second off 1-meter with 301.95 points and from 3-meter after scoring 265.95 in triple dual at Florida Atlantic (1/10)...scored third-place finish with 301.20 points in 3-meter and fourth-place showing with 279.37 in 1-meter at Michigan State (1/17)...finished third in 1-meter after scoring 306.90 points and sixth off 3-meter with 297.70 score in Big Ten Duals at Minnesota (1/30)...also finished fourth in platform with 320.60 points (1/31)...finished sixth off platform with 307.27 points and seventh from 3-meter with 283.87 score vs. Indiana (2/7)
2007-08: Competed at the Big Ten Championships in 1-meter, 3-meter and platform diving ... finised seventh in the 1-meter event with a score of 323.00, good for a season-best ... took eighth on the platform and ninth in 3-meter at the Big Ten meet ... recorded a season-best score of 351.35 in a 3-meter win against Minnesota and Wisconsin ... season-high total of 336.40 on platform at the Purdue Invitational was also good for a win ... racked up five wins, including four on 3-meter and one on platform ... finished second five times, with four coming on 1-meter and one at 3-meter.
2006-07: Selected to Coach's Honor Roll in fall of 2006 ... scored on all three boards at the Big Ten Championships, placing 10th on tower (284.90), 11th on 3-meter (299.50) and 16th on 1-meter (260.90) ... 3-meter score at Big Ten's was a season best ... placed third off 1-meter in first collegiate appearance at the Indiana Intercollegiates ... scored a season-best 305.00 points on 1-meter against Wisconsin and Minnesota ... totaled 10 points off springboards during Michigan/Michigan State weekend, posting four consecutive top-five showings.
High School: Graduated from Haddonfield Memorial High School in 2006 ... two-time All-American ... two-time state champion ... school record holder ... helped lead team to 2004 state championship ... placed second at 2005 AAU National Championships ... nine-time junior national finalist ... 2004 Olympic Trial finalist in 10-meter synchro event.
Personal: Given name is Kyle Robert Mitrione ... born March 17, 1988 ... son of Michael and Diane Mitrione ... has a younger brother, Jason ... majoring in organizational leadership and supervision.