Lexi Tenenbaum
Lexi  Tenenbaum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Maple Grove, Minn.

High School:
Maple Grove HS

Event:
Diving


03/08/2017

Gophers Add Platform Events to NCAA Schedule

The Golden Gophers had three qualify in diving events during the last day of the Zone D diving meet at Missouri.

03/08/2017

Gophers Add Platform to NCAA Schedule

The Golden Gophers had three qualify in diving events during the last day of the Zone D diving meet at Missouri.

03/23/2016

Gophers Earn Academic All-B1G Laurels

The Big Ten Conference has recognized 69 student-athletes from the University of Minnesota as Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

03/23/2016

Gophers Earn Academic All-B1G Laurels

The Big Ten Conference has recognized 69 student-athletes from the University of Minnesota as Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

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2016-17 Senior Season:
NCAA Diver of the Year • All-American • Academic All-Big Ten • All-American Honorable Mention • named Most Improved by teammates • tallied a fourth-place finish in 3-meter diving with a score of 362.00 at the 2017 NCAA Championships • earned first place during 3-meter diving with a 352.28 against Wisconsin • earned third place during 1-meter diving with a 312.08 against North Dakota • finished first place in 3-meter diving with a 355.20 against North Dakota • finished in second place at the Minnesota Challenge during 3-meter diving with a score of 376.45 • earned fifth place during 2-meter diving with a score of 338.60 at the 2017 Big Ten Championships • finished in fourth place during 3-meter diving with a 378.95 at the 2017 Big Ten Championships • earned 13th place with a 286.75 in 1-meter diving at the 2017 NCAA Championships • finished in 8th place in 2-meter diving with a 269.00 at the 2017 NCAA Championships.  

2015-16 Junior Season:
 Academic All-Big Ten • Named Honorable Mention All-American after placing 13th on platform, also finished 24th on 1-meter and 34th on 3-meter at the 2016 NCAA Championships • At the 2016 Big Ten Championships, Tenenbaum finished 3rd on 3-meter, 4th on platform and 17th on 1-meter • Placed in the top five in each event competed in this season • Named Big Ten Diver of the Week after her standout performance at the annual Jean Freeman Invite.  

2014-15 Sophomore Season: At the 2015 NCAA Championships, Tenenbaum placed 35th on platform and 49th on 3m (3/20-3/21) • Competed at the 2015 NCAA Zone D Diving Championships to qualify for the NCAA Championships (3/9-3/11) Finished 5th in platform and 10th in on both 1m and 3m at the 2015 Big Ten Championships (2/19-2/21) • At the 2015 Minnesota Challenge, Tenenbaum placed 2nd on 3m and 3rd on 1m (2/7) • Finished 1st on 3m and 3rd on platform during the Big Ten Triple Dual vs. Northwestern and Purdue (1/30-1/31) • Took 3rd on 1m and 2nd on 3m at N.C. State (1/23-1/24) • Placed 1st on 1m and 2nd on platform at the 2014 Jean K. Freeman Invite (12/5-12/6) • Tenenbaum finished 3rd on 1m and 1st on 3m at Florida (11/8) • Took 3rd on 1m and 1st on 3m against Iowa (10/31) • Finished 2nd on 1m and 1st on 3m vs. North Dakota (10/24) • Took 2nd in 1m and 3rd in 3m against Wisconsin (10/17) • Placed 2nd in both 1m and 3m competition at Arizona State (10/4).

2013-14 Freshman Season:
 First-year Letterwinner • At the 2014 Big Ten Championships, Tenenbaum placed 10th on platform, 18th on 3m and 12th on 1m (2/20-2/22) • Finished 3rd in 3m competition at the 2014 Minnesota Challenge (2/8) • During the Big Ten Triple Dual against Wisconsin and Purdue, Tenenbaum recorded a 5th place finish on the 3m and placed 7th on 1m (1/31-2/1) • Finished 5th on 1m and 4th on 3m vs. N.C. State (1/24).

High School:
Graduate of Maple Grove Senior High School (2013) • graduated with Honors • dove for high school team under instruction of Stacey Benjamin • All-Conference diver 2009-2013 • awarded All-State honors from 2012 to 2013 • Minnesota State Diving Champion • member of Junior regionals, zones, and nationals teams.

Personal: Born July 21, 1995 • daughter to Tracy Kaplan and Stan Tenenbaum • has four siblings, Tamar, Drew, Orly, and Piper • her favorite diving memory was winning state • undecided on major.

Top Times at Minnesota
Event Time Date
1-meter 322.65 02/07/2015
3-meter 369.55 02/06/2015
Platform 318.20 12/04/2015

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Add Alicia Hicken-Franklin to Staff

7/20/2017

Former Gopher swimmer Alicia Hicken-Franklin joins coaching staff as Associate Head Coach for men's and women's swimming and diving.

Gophers Announce 2017-18 Schedule

7/6/2017

Minnesota will end the season by hosting men's Big Ten and NCAA Championships.

Five Gophers Records Fall at U.S. Nationals

7/1/2017

Minnesota had two A finalists at the World Championships trial meet in Indianapolis.

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