2017-18 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2017-18 (Sophomore): Competed on the boards for the Yellow Jackets in two meets … Missed most of the season due to injury … Recorded a career-high score of 232.80 in the 3-meter dive, placing seventh overall in the dual meet at South Carolina … Also finished eighth overall in the 1-meter dive (212.85) at South Carolina … Posted a 13th-place finish in both the 1-meter (184.00) and 3-meter (209.60) diving events at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
2016-17 (Freshman): Battled injuries all season long … Competed for the Jackets in four meets on the season … Recorded season-high scores of 221.18 in the 1-meter dive, 215.85 in the 3-meter dive and 162.10 in the platform dive on the year … Posted the third-best score on the year in the platform dive (162.10) for the Jackets … Finished seventh overall in the 1-meter dive (221.18) versus Georgia and in the 3-meter dive (215.85) against Alabama … Also placed eighth overall in the 1-meter dive (206.93) versus Notre Dame and the 3-meter dive (215.85) in the dual meet with Alabama … Dove for the Jackets in the 1-meter (217.35), 3-meter (184.70) and platform (162.10) events at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
Before Tech: Was a multi-sport letterwinner at Lakeside High School in Atlanta, Ga. … Swam and dove for four years on the swimming and diving team, serving as the team captain her senior season … Also lettered for two seasons in gymnastics and track & field, and one year in volleyball … Placed third in the 6A Georgia High School Association State Championship meet in the 1-meter dive … Tabbed the rookie of the year in both swimming and diving as a freshman … An academic all-American in both swimming and diving as a senior … Named the track & field team MVP as a junior … Recipient of the Coca-Cola Student Athlete Award … A member of the National Honor Society, serving as the president as a senior … Also a member of the Spanish Honor Society and the Beta Club.
Personal: Full name is Jordyn Alexis Sak … Born on Sept. 6, 1997 … Daughter of Tony and Kellie Sak … Has an older brother named Austin and a younger sister named Ashlyn … Mother, Kellie, earned her master’s degree in civil engineering from Tech … Enjoys being outdoors, doing adventurous things when traveling and painting … Was a gymnast up until her freshman year in high school before trying diving … Chose Tech because of academics, athletics and in-state tuition and scholarships … Plans to major in biomedical engineering.
|Sak’s Career Top Scores (through 4/1/18)|
|1-meter||221.18||vs. Georgia (11/2/16)|
|3-meter||232.80||at South Carolina (1/20/18)|
|Platform||162.10||2016 Georgia Tech Invitational|