Laura Gartrell
Laura Gartrell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Fairfax, Va.

High School:
James W. Robinson

Height:
5-2

Event:
Diving



11/24/2013

Bartholomew and Simon Break ACC Records on Final Day of Ohio State Invite

UVa women finish second, men place third

03/17/2013

Virginia Divers Conclude NCAA Zone Championships

Kolod finishes second in men's platform, Gartrell and Corbett place fourth and fifth in women's platform

03/16/2013

Kolod Qualifies for NCAA Championships on Day Two of Zone Meet

Sophomore places third on 3-meter boards

03/15/2013

Cavalier Divers Complete First Day of NCAA Zone Championships

Kolod finishes third on men's 1-meter boards

03/14/2013

Virginia Divers Prepare for NCAA Zone Championships This Weekend

Cavaliers have a school-record nine participants

Virginia Career Bests
1-Meter:
273.53
3-Meter: 290.35
Platform: 238.40 (Virginia record)

2012-13
• Broke the school record and finished fourth on the platform (238.40) at NCAA Zones
• Placed 17th on 3m and 24th on 1m at Zones
• Set a career-best mark of 290.35 on 3m against Wisconsin and Virginia Tech
• Posted a season-best mark of 257.55 on 1m with a dual-meet best finish of third against Navy
• Placed eighth on 1m and 13th on platform at the Georgia Fall Invitational

2011-12
• Qualified for the NCAA Zone Championships
• Placed eighth on the platform at the NCAA Zone A Champs
• Earned 16th on the 1-meter and 33rd on the 3-meter at Zones
• Finished second in 1-meter (273.53) against UNC in only meet of season
• Placed fifth in 3-meter (260.63) in same meet

High School
• All-American in 2010 and 2011
• Three-time USA Diving Regional and Zone qualifier
• Two-time runner-up at the Virginia state championships
• Four-time district and regional finalist
• Three-time Virginia AAA state finalist
• 2011 district champion
• Two-time all-met honorable mention
• AAU national qualifier in 2008
• School record holder
• Served as team captain
• Member of National English Honor Society and National Honor Society
• Civic Seal Recipient
• Received Athletic Academic Honors

Personal
• Daughter of Richard and Mary Gartrell
• Has two older brothers, Richard and Robert