JUNIOR SEASON (2015-16)
Narrowly missed reaching his first NCAA Championships after finishing sixth on one-meter at NCAA Zones … Finished seventh on one-meter at SEC Championships … Took second on one-meter against both Texas A&M and Missouri … Finished third against Missouri and fourth against Texas A&M on three-meter … Earned fourth on one-meter at the Georgia Diving Invite … Finished sixth on platform, fifth on three-meter and seventh on one-meter at the Art Adamson Invitational … Swept the one-meter and three-meter springboards against Northern Arizona and Wyoming … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Earned his second varsity letter.
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014-15)
Made immediate impact for the Tiger divers during his first season ... Reached the final of one-meter and three-meter at zones ... Finished sixth overall on three-meter at SEC Championships with the eight-highest score in school history ... Finished fourth on both springboard events against Tennessee ... Tallied second place finishes on both springboard events against Incarnate Word ... Finished sixth in the final of platform and seventh in the final of one-meter at the Texas A&M Invite ... Earned his first varsity letter.
PRIOR TO LSU
An experienced diver who transferred to LSU from the University of Wisconsin ... Scored four points for the Badgers at the 2014 Big Ten Championships on one-meter ... Finished third on three-meter at the Big Ten Triple Duals ... The 2013 YMCA National Champion on one-meter ... Participated in the USA Diving Junior Nationals in 2012 and 2013 ... In high school, named All-Conference Athlete of the Year during his junior and senior seasons ... Took the Wisconsin state championship on one-meter and broke the 29-year old state record ... Brought home the one-meter championship in his junior year ... Finished fourth and third at state championships in his freshman and sophomore years, respectively ... Named to the All-Conference Second Team during his sophomore season … Coached by Andy Kortendick and was a four-year letterman in high school.
Born on September 1, 1994 ...Parents are John and Lori Suchla ... Has one brother - Jacob ... Majoring in kinesiology.
SUCHLA’S TOP SCORES
One-Meter 366.75 2014 Incarnate Word
Three-Meter 373.80 2015 SEC Championships
Platform 293.15 2016 Kentucky and Virginia Tech
SUCHLA’S TOP 2015-16 SCORES
One-Meter 342.70 SEC Championships
Three-Meter 372.80 Zone Diving Regional
Platform 293.15 Kentucky and Virginia Tech