2017-18 Freshman Season: At the Big Ten Championships, placed thirty-fourth in the 1-meter dive with a 258.15, thirty-third with a time of 299.35 with 3-meter dive, and thirtieth in the platform with a 214.20. • seventh in the 1-meter dive with a 289.45, eighth in the 3-meter dive with a 274.60, and sixth in the platform dive with a 253.35 • placed fifth in the 1-meter dive with a 259.35 and ninth in the 3-meter dive with a 222.15 vs. Denver • took thirty-third place in the 3-meter dive with a score of 236.35 and twenty-seventh in the 1-meter dive with a score of 247.25 at the Tennessee Collegiate Diving Invitational.
High School: 2017 graduate of Fairview High School • coached by Tricia Furlong and Carl Diehl • four-time letterwinner in swimming and two-time letterwinner in wrestling • four-time All-Conference champion • 2017 Colorado State Runner-Up • 2017 Colorado State 5A Diver of the Year • Fairview HS record holder in six and 11 dives • member of Sagebrush Dive and Mile High Dive Club • 2017 Regional Club champion • 2017 Junior National Semifinalist • 2016 & 2017 Synchronized National finalist • 2016 Junior and Senior National qualifier.
Personal: Born April 27, 1999 • son of Peyton and Henry Lester • has two siblings: Cliff and Desi • step-grandfather, Cliff Mezey played football at Northwestern University from 1945-1949 • enjoys bowling, art and hiking • plans to major in strategic communication.
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Gophers Hold Annual End of Season Banquet
4/16/2018 - M. Swimming
Minnesota celebrated the 2017-18 season at its annual banquet to recognize the team's accomplishments as well as individual award winners.
Gophers 2017-18 Season Rewind
4/3/2018 - M. Swimming
2017-18 saw the team earn individual championship titles, impressive dual record, numerous individual top times and new school record times.
Gophers Finish 15th at NCAA Meet
3/24/2018 - M. Swimming
The University of Minnesota earns their best finish at the NCAA meet since 2011.