Lexi Vincent
Lexi  Vincent

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Peru, Ind.

High School:
Oak Hill

Event:
Diving

Birthdate:
11/19/1996

10/13/2017

Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics

08/20/2017

Boilermakers Back In Action

Student-athletes, coaches, administrators kick off school year

08/12/2017

Cifelli 3rd on 3-Meter at Nationals

Rising junior wins bronze before heading to World University Games

05/19/2017

Tracking the Boilermakers

News and notes on Purdue Athletics

04/12/2017

Purdue Finishes in Top 25 Again at NCAAs

Four Boilermakers earn All-America honors, Purdue hosts Big Tens again

2016-17 / AS A SOPHOMORE
• All-American (Platform)

NCAA Championships Qualifier (Platform)
• Concentrated primarily on platform diving after competing some on 3-meter early in the season
• Finished fifth in the championship final of platform to account for Purdue's top individual finish at the 2017 NCAA Championships
• Co-recipient of the team's Whatever It Takes award, recognizing resiliency and overcoming injury
• Sidelined for all of the January dual meets after suffering an injury in practice at the USA Diving Winter Nationals
• Returned in time for the Big Ten Championships, where she won the platform consolation final with a career-best score of 291.75 to account for 20 team points
• Finished fifth on platform on the final day of Zones to earn a berth at the NCAA Championships
• 10-meter finalist at the USA Diving FINA World Championships Trials and also represented Purdue at the USA Diving National Championships in August
• Finished sixth on platform at IUPUI's House of Champions Invitational
• Had a season-best score of 271.65 on 3-meter at Iowa.

2015-16 / AS A FRESHMAN
• NCAA Championships Qualifier (Platform)

• Vincent competed in 1-meter and platform diving in her first season as a Boilermaker
• Along with Sydney Couch, became Purdue's first freshman diver to qualify for NCAAs since 2009
• Finished seventh on the platforms at the Zone C Championships to earn a berth at NCAAs, where she finished 40th
• Posted her season-best score from the platforms (279.20) at the Big Ten Championships, finishing fifth in the championship final to account for 25 team points
• Season-best score on 1-meter (241.20) was at the Indiana Intercollegiates.

HIGH SCHOOL
• Two-year varsity letterwinner for coach Bobby Hart at Oak Hill High School in Converse, Indiana
• Served as the team manager as a sophomore after transferring high schools; competed in varsity diving and track at her previous high school
• Two-time Indiana state qualifier as an upperclassman, finishing third as a senior... sectional champion and regional runner-up as a senior
• Established new six- and 11-dive Oak Hill records as a junior and eclipsed both again as a senior
• Also competed for the Indiana International School of Diving and Springin' Eagles club teams
• Junior Nationals qualifier

Personal:
• Major: Elementary Education
• Full name is Alexis R. Vincent
• Born in La Porte, Indiana
• Parents are James and Angela Vincent
• Family also includes sisters Brittany, Addison and Sydney
• Both of her parents are Purdue alumni as well as grandparents, aunts and uncles

PURDUE PERSONAL PREFERENCES
Favorite Professional Team: Indianapolis Colts
Favorite Athlete: Morgan Meixner
Favorite Aquatic Center (Other Than Purdue): McCorkle Aquatic Center
Diver She'd Like to Compete Against: David Boudia
Most Exciting Event to Watch at a College Meet: Mens 3m Diving
Favorite Marquee Event: Olympics
Would Like to Have Dinner With: My Mom
Hidden Talent: Circus Performer
In Her MP3 Player: ACDC
Last Concert She Attended: Odesza
Last Book She Read: Health and Kinesiology Textbook
Band/Musician She'd Love to See Play Purdue: Odesza
Favorite Multimedia App: Netflix
Favorite Social Media Platform: Twitter
Favorite Actor & Actress: Leonardo DiCaprio & Sandra Bullock
Favorite Movie to Watch on Team Bus: Phantom of the Opera
Favorite Super-Hero: Wonder Woman
Favorite TV Show: The Office
Favorite Month: November
Favorite Holiday: Thanksgiving
Favorite Food: Mashed Potatoes
Favorite Dessert: Chocolate Chip Cookies
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Frisbee
Favorite Purdue Building: The Union
Favorite Purdue Athletic Venue (Besides Aquatic Center): Drew and Brittany Brees Academic Center
Favorite Big City: New York City
Unique Travel Locale: Cozumel, Mexico
City She'd Like to Visit: Spain
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Aquatic Center: The Towers
Most Memorable Meet/Moment at Purdue: Placing 5th in NCAA Event
Best Thing About Being a Boilermaker: The Friends Made
Enjoyed this Professor's Class: Laura Cayon, Statistics
Furry Friend: Laney, Australian Shepherd

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