Drew Brown
Drew  Brown


Centennial, Colo.

High School:
Grandview HS

Height / Weight:
5-7 / 155


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Three-time All-American • selected for the 2009 USA Diving World Selection Camp where he competed on the 10-meter platform • 2011 Big Ten runner-up in 3-meter • seven-time Big Ten finalist • competed for Team USA at the 2007 World University Games in Bangkok, Thailand in three-meter synchronized diving • finished sixth in the event with teammate Sean Moore • earned spot on Team USA after finishing sixth in the three-meter synchro event at the U.S. Senior Nationals • finished eighth in the overall men's competition at the 2008 Kaiser Permanente National Championships in Pasadena where he paired with Cole Young to place second on the 10-meter platform synchro event took 10th on the 10-meter and third in the 3-meter synchro competition • platform and 14th on both springboard events • school record holder on the platform with a score of 422.00 and the 3-meter board (419.60) • also ranks second all-time on the 1-meter (369.80).

2010-11 • SENIOR SEASON:

Became Minnesota's first two-time All-American diver since 2001 • finished 13th on the 3-meter board (364.80) and 16th on the platform (329.10) • Big Ten runner-up on the 3-meter board with a school record of 419.60 points • placed third from the platform with a score of 386.05 • won the 1-meter and 3-meter against Iowa • won the 1-meter at the Georgia Invitational • also placed third in 3-meter and platform • won the 1-meter and 3-meter at the Minnesota Challenge • finished second from both boards against Missouri • letterwinner.

2009-10 • JUNIOR SEASON:
Minnesota's first All-American diver since 2007 • finished 13th on the 1-meter with a finals score of 367.55 • suffered injury during 3-meter competition and was unable to finish competition • earned an NCAA berth by finishing fifth on the platform and 3-meter and sixth on the 1-meter at the Zone D Championships in College Station, Texas • piled up 762.25 points over the two lists on the 3-meter • finalist in all three events at the Big Ten Championships • posted a third-place showing on the 1-meter with a score of 369.80 to set a new career-high • placed sixth on the 3-meter with a finals tally of 395.70 and sixth on the platform with a finals score of 382.95 • opened the season with a win on the 3-meter in dual meet with Wisconsin • won the 3-meter the following week at Iowa • letterwinner.

Finaled twice at the Big Ten Championships • finished seventh on the 1-meter springboard with a finals score of 331.65 (career-best) • posted a sixth-place finish on the 3-meter board with a solid finals tally of 389.30 • also scored on the platform by finishing 10th with a score of 376.10 • finished in the top 10 in all three events at the NCAA Zone C meet, narrowly missing a berth at the NCAA Championships • took fourth place on the platform with a two-list score of 761.35 • also finished 10th on the 1-meter and 3-meter springboards • won four events during the regular season • registered a then-career high score of 354.38 to win the 3-meter event at North Carolina • swept the springboard events to help Minnesota defeat Iowa on Nov. 7 • won the 3-meter and platform at the Minnesota Diving Invitational • set a new school record on the 3-meter with a score of 395.70 • placed third on the platform, seventh on the 3-meter and ninth on the 1-meter at the Ohio State Invitational • letterwinner.

Took second on the 1-meter and 3-meter boards against Florida • won the platform title at the Minnesota Invitational, scoring a 330.675, which ranks as the second-best six-dive total in school history • racked up a sore of 343.80 on the 3-meter in dual meet with Arizona State on Jan. 19, a score that ranks ninth all-time at Minnesota • led Minnesota with a third place finish on the 3-meter board at the Hoosierland Open • also finished seventh on the 1-meter and fifth on the platform • suffered an injury that kept him out of the Big Ten Championships • letterwinner.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2007 graduate of Grandview High School (Colo.) • was a Senior National qualifier, an AAU National champion and a high school All-American • finished first on the 1-meter at the Junior Spring Regionals and second on the 3-meter • went on to sixth on the 3-meter and seventh on the 1-meter at Junior Nationals and advanced to the finals in two events at the US Open • achieved Senior National qualifying scores in two events as well • won the AAU National title on the 1-meter in 2006 and took sixth on the 3-meter • named a NISCA High School All-American in 2006 after placing third at the Colorado State meet on the 1-meter • placed eighth as a sophomore and ninth as a freshman • holds the Grandview school record for six and 11 dives.

PERSONAL: Majoring in business and marketing education • son of Kreg and Nita Brown • father played baseball at Missouri • lists greatest sports thrill as competing at the 2007 Summer World University Games in Bangkok, Thailand • born December 10, 1988.

Brown's Top Scores:
1-meter 369.80 2/25/10
3-meter 419.60 2/25/11
Platform 422.00 3/15/09


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