Georgia Tech swimming & diving opened up the 2017-18 season with wins over Pitt
Georgia Tech's new, young diving teams ready to go headlong into 2017-18 season
Georgia Tech swimming & diving held its first official team practice on Tuesday
Georgia Tech swimming & diving earned CSCAA Scholar All-America honors for both the women's and men's teams for the Spring 2017 semester
Georgia Tech divers wrapped up their season at the Zone B Championships this week
2016-17 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2016-17 NCAA Zone B Diving Championships participant
2016-17 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2015-16 CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention
2015-16 ACC Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 (Sophomore): Qualified and participated for the Jackets in the 2017 NCAA Zone B Diving Championships placing 21st overall in the platform dive (254.05) and 35th in the 3-meter dive (223.90) ... Turned in season-high marks of 288.60 in the 1-meter dive, 324.60 in the 3-meter dive and 282.75 in the platform dive ... Finished third overall in the 3-meter dive (314.25) versus Alabama ... Placed fourth in the 3-meter dive against Notre Dame (307.65) and versus Georgia (324.60) ... Also finished fourth in the 1-meter dive in the dual meet versus Notre Dame (274.88), against the Bulldogs (285.68) and versus Alabama (265.28) ... Competed for the Jackets at the ACC Championships in the 1-meter (205.00), 3-meter (260.40) and the platform (259.15) events ... Recognized as a 2016-17 CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.
2015-16 (Freshman): Had a strong freshman season for the Yellow Jackets ... Recorded season-best performances in the dual against Emory with a score of 300.83 on the 1-meter springboard and 352.35 on the 3-meter board ... Scored a season-best on the platform at the 2016 ACC Championships with a total of 271.70 ... CSCAA scholar all-American honorable mention.
Before Tech: Lettered four years as a diver at Dreyfoos School of the Arts in West Palm Beach, Fla. ... Served as a team captain his senior year ... A two-time high school district and regional champion ... Palm Beach County champion in 2013 ... Finished as the state runner-up in both 2013 and 2014 ... A Sun Sentinel's All-County Men's Swimming and Diving First Team selection in 2014.
Personal: Full name is Nolan Christophe Mallet ... Son of Xavier and Christine Mallet ... Born August 26, 1997 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... Father is a helicopter pilot ... Was AP Scholar with Distinction in high school ... Named to the honor roll and the National Honor Society in high school ... Chose Tech because of academics, athletics and location ... Majoring in biomedical engineering.
|Mallet's Career Top Times (through 10/7/17)|
|1-meter||300.85||vs. Emory (1/30/16)|
|3-meter||352.35||vs. Emory (1/30/16)|
|Platform||282.75||2016 GT Invitational|