Paige Gohr
Diving

Paige Gohr

Diving

Year Freshman
Height 5-8
Hometown Laguna Niguel, Calif.
Last School Santa Margarita Catholic
Club Team Mission Viejo Nadadores
Paige Gohr

Biography

2017-18 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017-18 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2017-18 NCAA Zone B Diving Championships participant

 

2017-18 (Freshman): An NCAA Zone B Diving Championships qualifier in the platform dive … Turned in a final score of 407.05 to place 19th overall in the platform dive at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships … Recorded the second-best score for the Yellow Jackets on the 1-meter springboard (272.63) and on the platform (203.70) for the year, which ranks sixth all-time in Tech history … Also had the third-highest score for Tech in the 3-meter dive (274.20) on the season … Finished third overall in the 3-meter dive (260.78) versus Delta State and in the 1-meter dive (235.43) against Emory … Placed fourth in the 3-meter dive (219.68) in the dual meet at Northwestern … Finished in fifth-place in the 3-meter diving event (240.75) at South Carolina … Posted sixth-place finishes in the both the 1-meter (197.77) and 3-meter (215.48) events in the season-opening meet at home against Pittsburgh … Also took sixth overall in the 3-meter dive (241.13) at Notre Dame, in the 1-meter (209.40) event at Northwestern and in the 1-meter dive (219.90) at South Carolina … Turned in a seventh-place showing in the 1-meter dive (199.65) at Notre Dame, in both the 1-meter (238.05) and 3-meter (231.98) events at Georgia, and in the platform dive (198.15) at the Georgia Tech Invitational … Also placed 10th overall in both the 1-meter (226.25) and 3-meter (253.85) dives at the Georgia Tech Invite … Placed 19th overall in the platform dive (184.10) at the 2018 ACC Championships … Also competed on the boards in the 1-meter (164.45) and 3-meter (204.80) springboard events at the conference championship meet … Recognized as a 2017-18 CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.

Before Tech: A four-year member of the diving team for head coach Rich Blanc at Santa Margarita Catholic High School (SMCHS) … A two-time diver of the year award winner (2015 and 2016) … Led her SMCHS swim and dive team to Division I CIF Championships for four-straight years (2014-17) … Finished 10th overall at the 2017 CIF Southern Section Division 1 Diving Championships with a score of 415.05 her senior season … A member of the Mission Viejo Nadadores club team for 12 years under head coach Ivan Bondarenko that participates in Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) and USA Diving events … Finished ninth overall in the platform event (352.80) at the 2016 USA Diving National Zone F Meet and also advanced to the semifinals of the platform event (325.25) at the 2016 USA ATT National Diving Championships … Also placed third overall in the platform diving event with a finals score of 320.45 at the 2016 Greg Louganis Invitational … A four-time SMCHS Scholar-Athlete Award winner … Also earned California Scholarship Federation First Honors, academic all-American honors and was named an AP Scholar.

Personal: Full name is Paige Elizabeth Gohr … Daughter of Mark and Monilee Gohr … Born on Aug. 2, 1998 in Laguna Hills, Calif. … Has a younger brother named Adam … Uncle, Greg Gohr, played professional baseball for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Detroit Tigers (1993-96) … Uncle, Rand Scott, played football at Penn State University (1980-84) … Chose to attend Tech because of the wonderful academic programs that the Institute offers and its reputation as an engineering powerhouse, loved both the swim & dive teams and felt at home with the team and coaching staff … Also excited by all of the clubs and campus activities that Tech offers outside of athletics … Intends to major in either chemical or mechanical engineering.

 

Gohr’s Career Top Scores (through 4/1/18)
EVENT POINTS MEET
1-meter 272.63 vs. Delta State (10/28/17)
3-meter 274.20 vs. Emory (1/27/18)
Platform 203.70 2018 NCAA Zone B Diving Championships