Derek Toomey will compete in the Championships Finals of the 50 free.
Career Notes: Earned All-American Honors in platform diving in 2012 holds the University of Minnesota school record in 3-meter diving with a score of 423.50 has the fourth best mark in U of M history in 1-meter diving (369.70).
2012-13 Senior Season: Notched a first-place finish in 3 meter diving at Michigan (10/5).
2011-12 Junior Season: Earned his first All-American honors at the NCAA Championships placing 11th in platform diving (347.90) also finished 23rd in 1-meter diving (280.80) and 33rd in 3-meter (272.05) finished in second place on the 3-meter board at the Big Ten Championships, setting a school record of 423.50 earned a top time on platform (369.75) to finish ninth came in 19th in 1-meter established a top time in 1-meter diving (369.70) to place second at the Minnesota Challenge letterwinner.
At Wisconsin: Four-time Big Ten Diver of the Week earned three of those honors in 2010-11, setting a school record for most in a season swept the springboard event at three dual meets his sophomore season finished 11th in platform, 16th in 3-meter, and 20th in 1-meter at the 2011 Big Ten Championships finished ninth in platform and 1-meter, and 13th in 3-meter, at the 2011 NCAA Zone Championships.
High School: A 2009 graduate of New Trier High School Illinois state champion as a senior, both as an individual and with his team a three-time NISCA All-American conference champion as a freshman set the school record 11-dive score also competed with Oakton Diving Club AAU and USA Diving national finalist.
Personal: Son of Terese and Ken Ross has a sister, Alex majoring in sociology.
Ross's Top Scores (Minnesota)
1 meter diving 369.70 2/4/12
3 meter diving 423.50 2/25/12
Platform diving 369.75 2/24/12