Lizzie

Cui

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Diving
Height: 5'3"
Class: Junior
City/State: Auckland, New Zealand
High School: Auckland Diving Club
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

School Record: Three-Meter

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2016-17)
Garnered third overall on one-meter, as well as second overall on three-meter with at the Mizzou Diving Invite ... Grabbed first overall on both springboards against Tulane ... At the Auburn Diving Invitational, tallied second-place finishes on both springboards, as well as seventh place on platform ... Collected second overall on three-meter, fourth overall on one-meter and seventh place on platform at the Tennessee Diving Invite ... Dove to first overall on both springboards against Alabama ... Also took first on three-meter against Texas A&M ... Closed out the regular season diving to another first-place finish on one-meter and a second-place finish on three-meter ... Shattered the school record on three-meter at the SEC Championships, earning silver for her performance ... Took fourth overall on one-meter at SEC’s, diving to a personal best and the second-highest score in school history ... Dove to a two-list score of 720.70 on three-meter for second place at Zones to pick up her second consecutive NCAA bid ... Also qualified for her second event at the NCAA Championship on one-meter for fourth place at Zones ... Qualified for the NCAA meet on platform at Zones with a 10-line score of 492.15 for seventh place ... Earned first-team All-America honors on one-meter after compiling a score of 315.35 in the finals at the NCAA Championship to place fifth overall in the nation to pick up her second All-America honor ... Also placed 17th in the country on three-meter at NCAA’s ... Compiled a career-high score on platform at NCAA’s with a score of 248 to pick up 17th place.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2015-16)
Became the program’s 23rd NCAA All-American after finishing 14th overall for honorable mention honors … Also qualified for NCAA Championships on one-meter … Finished strong at NCAA Zone ‘D’ Diving Regionals with a second-place finish on three-meter and eighth place on one-meter … Her scores on one-meter and three-meter were enough for the eighth-best and seventh-best scores in school history respectively … Took the win on one-meter and finished third on three-meter against Houston, Idaho and Tulane … Finished second on one-meter and third on three-meter in her first career meet for LSU against Texas A&M … Named one of the squad’s Newcomers of the Year by the coaching staff … Earned her first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
Became the first diver to compete for New Zealand at the Olympic Games since 1992 … Second diver in LSU history to compete at the Olympics.

PERSONAL
Born on August 12, 1997 ... Parents are Adrian Jones and Ailing Cui ... Has one brother - Matthew ... Majoring in business management with a minor in chemistry.

Cui’s Top Scores
One-meter - 336.10 SEC Championships
Three-meter - 391.40* SEC Championships
Platform - 257.70 SEC Championships

Cui’s Top 2016-17 Scores
One-meter - 336.10 SEC Championships
Three-meter - 391.40* SEC Championships
Platform - 257.70 SEC Championships

* school record

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