Sarah McCrady
Sarah McCrady


Eagan, Minn.

High School:
Eagan HS



Gophers Finish 10th at 2013 NCAA Championships

It marked the third time in program history that the Gophers finished in the top-10 nationally.


Minnesota Women's Swimming and Diving Set for NCAA Championships

The event will take place March 21-23 in Indianapolis, Ind.


Keefer, McCrady Qualify for NCAA Championships

The two advanced to the Championships March 21-23


Results from Day Two of NCAA Zone Diving

1 meter diving wrapped up at Zone D at the University of Houston


Gophers Finish Day One of NCAA Zone Diving

Maggie Keefer lead the Gophers with a fourth-place finish in 3 meter diving


Women Capture Third straight

Womens Swimming


Friday Finals

Women's Swimming Championships

2012-13 • Junior Season: Earned All-America honorable mention honors in platform diving at the 2013 NCAA Championships (3/23), placing 16th with her score of 260.80 • also finished 28th in 3 meter and 33rd in 1 meter at the event • qualified for the NCAA Championships by placing second in platform, sixth in 1 meter and 17th in 3 meter at the NCAA Zone D Championships (3/17) • earned fourth-place honors in platform with a career-best score of 332.00 at the Big Ten Championships (2/20) • also placed 11th in 1 meter and 12th in 3 meter with a personal-best score of 331.60 • finished third in 3 meter at the Minnesota Challenge (2/8) • won the 1 meter title at the Big Ten Quad Duals• notched a third-place finish in 1 meter and a fourth-place finish in 3 meter vs. North Dakota (1/25) • placed second in 1 meter at Kansas (10/20), vs. Wisconsin (10/26) and at the Jean Freeman Invite (11/30) • added second-place finishes in 3 meter vs. Wisconsin and at the Jean Freeman Invite • finished first in 1 meter and 3 meter at Michigan (10/5) • two-time Big Ten Diver of the Week (10/9, 10/23) • letterwinner.

2011-12 • Sophomore Season: Competed at the NCAA Championships • finished 21st in platform (229.95), 37th in 3 meter (259.75) and 38th in 1-meter (224.90) • won platform at NCAA Zone Diving with a career-best score of 287.15 • placed in all three dives at the Big Ten Championships • finished seventh in platform with a score of 281.80 • placed 10th on both 1 meter (310.10) and 3 meter boards (325.10) • runner-up in 1 meter and 3 meter at the Minnesota Challenge • letterwinner.

2010-11 • Freshman Season
: Set meet record at Minnesota Challenge in the 3-meter (309.95) • finished fourth in the 1-meter • finished third in 3-meter and fifth in 1-meter at Wisconsin dual (10/29) • finished fifth in the 1-meter at Michigan State dual (10/9) • earned first varsity letter.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Eagan High School • dived under the instruction of Julie Linsheid • all-conference her sophomore, junior and senior years • all-state during her junior and senior years • also participated in Club diving at the Minnesota Diving Academy.

Personal: Born August 29th 1992 to Rich and Laura McCrady • her Aunt, Lisa, participated in Nebraska gymnastics • has two younger sisters, Caroline and Meredith • majoring in communications.

McCrady's Top Scores

Year Event Score
2012 1-meter 319.43
2013 3-meter 336.15
2013 Platform 332.00


Training Change Pays off for Waddell


The South Dakota native became Minnesota's third Big Ten Freshman of the Year after a prolific conference meet.

Gophers Fourth at B1G as Zhou, Waddell Honored


Minnesota placed fourth at the conference meet and claimed the Big Ten Diver of the Championships and Freshman of the Year awards.

Saturday B1G Prelims


Minnesota will have competitors in every "A" final of the conference meet's last session.

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