Turner Eckstrom
Turner Eckstrom

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Red Wing, Minn.

High School:
Red Wing HS

Position:
Diving


11/04/2011

Gopher Men Fall on the Road at Iowa

Minnesota posted seven wins vs. the Hawkeyes.

11/01/2011

Turner Eckstrom Named Big Ten Diver of the Week

The honor is the first for the sophomore in his career.

10/28/2011

Golden Gophers Take Down Wisconsin on the Road

Minnesota men post a 183-105 victory vs. the Badgers in Big Ten Action.

10/21/2011

Maroon Edges Gold in Intrasquad Meet

Bolin posts three wins in the event.

2011-12 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Named Big Ten Diver of the Week after winning 1 meter (334.35) and 3 meter (357.60) diving at Wisconsin dual • also placed first on the 1 meter (344.48) and 3 meter (337.58) boards at Iowa dual • finished third in 1 meter and fourth in 3 meter diving against Missouri • letterwinner.

2010-11 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Made the Big Ten Championships roster as a freshman, competing in all three diving events • placed 13th on the 1-meter board with a score of 333.80 • placed 16th on the platform (262.10) • finished 22nd in 3-meter • letterwinner.

HIGH SCHOOL:

A 2010 graduate of Red Wing High School • high school coach was Carrie Hansen • three-time Minnesota State Class A diving champion • four-time all-state honoree • qualified for the 2009 AT&T National Diving Championship, where he finished 23rd on the 1-meter springboard • competed at the 2009 Speedo Junior Nationals, finishing 21st on the 1-meter board • holds 13 high school records.

PERSONAL:

Undecided on a major • son of Wayne Eckstrom and Heidi Maynard • has a brother, Trey, and a sister, Carrie • enjoys extreme sports • born October 11, 1991.

Eckstrom's Top Scores:
1-meter 344.48 11/4/11
3-meter 357.85 2/5/11
Platform 268.70 2/26/11

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