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Sydney Dusel
Sydney  Dusel

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Naperville Central

Event:
Diving


Virginia Career Best 
1-meter:
319.73
3-meter: 
321.15
Platform:
235.25

2016-17
• Finished 24th in the platform dive and 42nd the 3-meter dive at the NCAA Championships 
• Caputred the top scoring 1-meter dive (319.73) and fifth ranked 3-meter dive (321.15) in school history against Virginia Tech 
• Placed 12th in the 3-meter dive, 14th in the platform dive and 22nd in the 1-meter dive at the ACC Championships 
• Finished fifth in the 3-meter dive and 10th in the platform at the NCAA Zone A Diving Championships 
• Recognized on the CACAA Scholar All-America Team and ACC Academic Honor Roll 


Background

• Two-time Illinois state champion
• High school All-American
• Dove for Windy City Diving

Personal
• Daughter of Mary Jo and Rick Dusel
• Has an older brother, Henry
• Father, Rick, as well as grandfather, Bud Dusel, and uncle, Mike Dusel, were all NCAA Division I wrestlers
• Mother, Mary Jo, was a Divsion I gymnast

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