1M Diving (6) - 384.80
3M Diving (6) - 382.28
Three-Time NCAA Zone Qualifier
Two-Time ACC All-Academic Team Member
Two-Time ACC Academic Honor Roll
2007-08: Qualified for the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships... scored points on all three boards at the ACC Championships... dove to a fifth place finish on the 3m with a score of 328.55... placed seventh on the 1m with a score of 308.70... finished ninth on the platform with a score of 273.75... received first place on the 3m in FSU's final home meet of the season against Florida Atlantic (322.55)... placed third on the 1m (301.95) and the 3m (334.95) against Clemson... scored two more third place finishes against South Carolina with a score of 319.80 on the 1m and 345.83 on the 3m... won the 3m competition against FAMU with collegiate best score of 383.75... placed second on the 3m (355.65) at home against LSU... earned ACC Performer of the Week honors for his pair of first place finishes against UNC-Wilmington scoring 336.00 on the 1m and 372.75 on the 3m... dove to a second place finish on the 3m (319.95) against Florida... finished second on the 3m (324.35 and third on the 1m (309.60) against Harvard and Army... was victorious on the 3m with a score of 310.58 and second on the 1m (298.35) against Boston College... placed third on the 3m (314.85) against Miami... named to the ACC All-Academic team... member of the ACC-Academic Honor Roll
2006-07: Dove at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships (Mar. 2-4)...made the finals in the 3M and finished in 10th place with a six dive total of 673.90...finished 19th with a score of 268.00 points on the 1M...scored points at the ACC Championships (Feb. 14-17)...dove in the finals of the 3M to claim seventh place with a score of 342.60...took the five points for 12th place with a score of 267.45... earned an NCAA "B" qualification score against Indian River Community College (Jan. 26) with a total of 316.80 on the 3M board to finish third...netted an NCAA "A" qualification score on the 3M of 325.35 to finish third...claimed first place against Florida Atlantic (Oct. 28) with an NCAA "B" qualification score on the 1M of 302.05.
2005-06: Capped off his outstanding freshman campaign at the NCAA Championships (Mar. 23-25)...he finished 22nd in 3M diving with a six dive score of 285.70 and 31st in 1M diving with a six dive score of 256.60...qualified for nationals by placing fifth in 3M diving with a score of 610.90 at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships (Mar. 10-12)...scored points at the ACC Championships (Mar. 22-25)...finished fifth on the 3M with a score of 344.25 and ninth on the 1M with a score of 274.85...finished first on the 1M at the FSU vs. FAU / IRCC /FAMU meet (Jan. 21) with at personal best score 323.05...recorded his personal best on the 3M with 369.65, good for third at the Georgia Tech Invitational (Nov. 18-20)...earned All-ACC Academic Team honors and was a member of the ACC Honor Roll.
High School: Finished his career with his third All-America and All- State selections following a third-place finish (447.30) his senior year at the class 5A state meet. Captured district and regional titles for the third year in a row with winning scores of 580.85 and 499.60, respectively...had his best finish at the state meet as a junior, tabulating a second-place 432.25 to earn All-State and All-America accolades...first state and national awards came following his sophomore campaign in which he took third (435.50) at the Texas meet...named All-Area his last three years by the Dallas Morning News, while being placed on the publication's Swimmer/Diver Watch List his last two seasons...holds Colleyville Heritage six-dive (356.665) and 11- dive records (580.85) on the one-meter...named Northwest Texas Diving Association's Diver of the Year all four years of his prep career...at last summer's Junior Olympic Nationals he placed third on the one-meter at 450.90, while his 448.95 earned him eighth during the three-meter, an improvement of nine spots and 16 places, respectively, from a year before... took on the nation's best at the Summer Senior Zone C meet where he finished seventh on the onemeter with a 515.95 to go along with a tenth-place 425.60 in the three-meter...coached by Kevin Wilson and Dick Wilson at CHHS and Krista Klein and Jeff Bro at Grapevine Carroll Divers...Excels in the classroom as a member of the CHHS honor roll all four years of high school while serving as a member of the National Honor Society his last year.
Personal: Born June 11, 1987...majoring in biological sciences...son of Alan and Cindy Derner.