Colby Shinholser
Colby Shinholser

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Burtonsville, Md.

High School:
Springbrook

Height:
5-8

Event:
Diving



10/24/2014

Virginia Men Open Season with 183-117 Win over Navy

Cavaliers win 10 events

08/07/2014

Virginia Has 305 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized

07/14/2014

Twelve Cavaliers Named Scholar All-Americans

Both men's and women's programs honored

03/12/2014

Virginia Divers Conclude NCAA Zone Championships

Cavaliers earn five top-10 finishes

03/11/2014

Virginia Divers Complete Day Two of NCAA Zone Championships

All six Cavalier divers qualify for finals

Virginia Career Bests
1-meter:
340.55
3-meter: 325.05
Platform: 305.15 (5th all-time at UVa)

2013-14
• Placed 11th on platform and 13th on 1-meter at the NCAA Zone Championships
• Also finished 26th on 3-meter
• Set a career-best mark on 3-meter (325.05) on 3-meter against Pittsburgh
• Posted aseason-best mark on 1-meter (335.63) against Pitt
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Honored as a CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention

2012-13
• Placed seventh on both 1m and platform at NCAA Zone Championships
• Also finished 28th on 3m at Zones
• Set a season-best mark on 1m (340.55) against Wisconsin and Virginia Tech
• Posted a season-best mark on 3m (316.20) against Navy
• Notched a season-best mark on platform (305.15) at Zones
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Speedo Junior National qualifier
• Finished seventh on the 1-meter and ninth on the 3-meter at the Spring East National Championships
• Springbrook High School Scholar Award Winner
• Member of the National Honor Society

Personal
• Son of Keller and Steve Shinholser
• Has a sister, Amanda, and two brothers, Logan and Thomas
• Father, Steve, dove at Maryland
• Older brother, Logan, was an All-American diver for Virginia Tech, and younger brother, Thomas, currently dives for VT
• Sister, Amanda, was a diver for UMBC