Amanda Miller
Amanda Miller

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Centreville, Va.

High School:
Centreville

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
05/07/1985



05/20/2013

Boudia & Tweardy Qualify for Upcoming International Events

Boudia advances to World Championships, Tweardy headed to World University Games.

2005-06: NCAA All-American off the platform tower (296.90 points) and Honorable Mention All-American off the 3-meter springboard (306.15) ... finished fifth at nationals off the tower and was 11th in 3-meter competition, totaling 20 points and helping Purdue place 22nd overall ... competed at the U.S. Open and U.S. National Championships during summer of 2006 ... earned an invitation to the World Cup selection camp for placing among the top four Americans in the 3-meter competition at the U.S. Open ... won a bronze medal competing off the 1-meter springboard at U.S. Nationals Diving, finishing with 265.25 points ... also at Nationals, won the prelim round of the 3-meter springboard ... was second to Chinese diver Yang Beiyaoin in both prelims and finals of the 3-meter at the Columbus, Ohio-based International Invitational ... recipient of team's "Whatever It Takes" Award ... Academic All-Big Ten ... scored off all three boards at the Big Ten Championships, placing fourth off the 1-meter and tower and sixth off the 3-meter ... named Big Ten Diver of the Week on Nov. 8 after setting a personal best and then-varsity record of 349.70 off the 3-meter at the Northwestern/Michigan State triangular ... qualified for second trip in three years to NCAAs after placing among the top five at the Region C Zone meet in the 3-meter and platform competitions ... winner of platform title at the Purdue Invitational with 278.25 points, beating competitors from Florida, Missouri and Tennessee among others.

2004-05: One-meter springboard finalist at the Speedo National Diving Championships ... Academic All-Big Ten ... placed seventh off the 1-meter springboard at NCAA Region C Diving Zones, establishing a personal-best score of 532.35 ... also placed 15th off the 3-meter with 433.95 points and earned a seventh-place score of 414.00 off the platform tower ... scored off all three boards at the Big Ten Championships ... was 13th off the 1-meter (253.85) ... 10th off the 3-meter (481.45) and platform (363.45) ... 3-meter championship score was a lifetime best ... also posted personal records in the 1-meter (dual) and platform competitions ... top 1-meter score of 279.68 was registered at Michigan State dual, earning her second place ... top regular-season platform total of 387.00 gave her the runner-up award at the Georgia Invitational ... lone win of the season was off the platform tower at the Boilermaker Challenge, scoring 381.25 points ... was the runner-up on eight occasions through all three diving events ... finished behind teammate Carrie McCambridge off both springboards at the Northwestern and Michigan State duals, as well as at the Indiana Intercollegiates ... was second behind McCambridge off the platform tower at the Minnesota Invitational, scoring 379.20 points ... at the Indiana Intercollegiates, posted her top regular season 3-meter score of 283.55 points.

2003-04: CSCAA Academic All-American ... NCAA qualifier ... at the NCAA Championships placed 34th off the 1-meter springboard (224.95) ... 35th on the 3-meter (251.65) ... 21st off the platform (341.80) ... qualified for NCAAs at the Central Regional Diving Zones, where she placed sixth off the 1-meter (517.65) and eighth in the platform competition (343.85) ... placed 13th in the 3-meter discipline with a score of 429.85 ... was the sixth and final diver from the central region to qualify for the NCAA Championships ... scored in all three diving competitions at the Big Ten Championships ... best finish was ninth, which she attained off the platform (336.60) ... off the springboards at Big Tens, captured 14th off the 1-meter (234.40) and 13th off the 3-meter (414.80) ... her lone victory of the season came off the 3-meter springboard against Michigan State, scoring 266.77 points ... finished as the runner-up off the 3-meter at the Indiana Intercollegiates and the Miami (Ohio) dual ... placed second off the 1-meter in meets vs. Indiana and Michigan State.

High School: Graduated from Centreville High School in 2003 ... two-time All-American ... two-time scholar athlete award winner ... recipient of the Fairfax County Woman of the Year award as a junior and senior ... Gatorade Athlete of the Month as a senior ... during sophomore year, placed third at state meet in the 50 free ... placed fourth at states as a junior and third during senior season ... set school diving and 50 free records as a junior and senior ... three-time district champion in the 50 free and in diving.

Personal: Given name is Amanda Kristen Miller ... born May 7, 1985 ... daughter of David and Barbara Miller ... has one brother, David ... majoring in management.