Georgia Tech diving will have six divers compete at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships this week
Georgia Tech swimming and diving's Matt Casillas finishes fourth in men's platform dive
Georgia Tech women’s swimming & diving and the men’s diving portion of the ACC Championships are set for this week in Greensboro, N.C.
Georgia Tech swimming & diving faces off with South Carolina on Saturday at 12 p.m.
Two school records fall as men finish third, women finish fourth
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 11/30/17)|
|1-meter||327.75||vs. Delta State (10/28/17)|
|3-meter||352.35||vs. Emory (1/30/16)|
|Platform||282.75||2016 Georgia Tech Invitational|