USA Diving announced its 2017 High Performance Squad. Twenty-one divers were named to the Tier One High Performance Squad, including Delaney Schnell of Tucson, while an additional 19 divers were selected to the Tier Two Squad.
According to USA Diving, the High Performance Squad is made up of the divers who most exhibit the potential, skill and determination to become 2020 Olympic Team members. The Tier One squad includes nine members of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team.
2017 High Performance Squad
Samantha “Murphy” Bromberg – Bexley, Ohio/Austin, Texas
Maria Coburn – Round Rock, Texas
Kassidy Cook – The Woodlands, Texas/Stanford, Calif.
Amy (Cozad) Magaña – Indianapolis, Ind.
Alison Gibson – Austin, Texas
Tarrin Gilliland – Liberty Hill, Texas/Midland, Texas
Abby Johnston – Upper Arlington, Ohio/Durham, N.C.
Krysta Palmer – Carson City, Nevada/Reno, Nevada
Jessica Parratto – Dover, N.H./Bloomington, Ind.
Lauren Reedy – Rochester Hills, Mich./Columbia, Mo.
Delaney Schnell – Tucson, Ariz.
Brooke Schultz – Fayetteville, Ark.
Katrina Young – Shoreline, Wash./Tallahassee, Fla.
Mark Anderson – Lake Forest, Calif./Austin, Texas
David Dinsmore – New Albany, Ohio/Miami, Fla.
Sam Dorman – Tempe, Ariz./Coral Gables, Fla.
Briadam Herrera – Havana, Cuba/Miami, Fla.
Michael Hixon – Amherst, Mass./Bloomington, Ind.
Kristian Ipsen – Clayton, Calif./Stanford, Calif.
Steele Johnson – Carmel, Ind./West Lafayette, Ind.
Jordan Windle – Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Elissa Dawson – Durham, N.C./Chapel Hill, N.C.
Johanna Holloway – Boynton Beach, Fla./Moultrie, Ga.
Emma Ivory-Ganja – The Woodlands, Texas/Austin, Texas
Mya Kraeger – Lighthouse Point, Fla./College Station, Texas
Olivia Rosendahl – Los Angeles/Evanston, Ill.
Benjamin Bramley – Wellesley, Mass.
Grayson Campbell – Vienna, Va./Austin, Texas
Andrew Capobianco – Holly Springs, N.C.
Joey Cifelli – Crown Point, Ind./West Lafayette, Ind.
Zach Cooper – Greenwood, Ind.
Greg Duncan – Oakton, Va.
Dashiell Enos – Studio City, Calif./Los Angeles
Maxwell Flory – Fairfax, Va.
Henry Fusaro – Scottsdale, Ariz./Los Angeles
Ryan Hawkins – Charlotte, N.C./Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Bryce Klein – Southlake, Texas
Christopher Law – San Antonio, Texas/Columbus, Ohio
Brandon Loschiavo – Huntington Beach, Calif./West Lafayette, Ind.
Ted Miclau – San Francisco, Calif./Stanford, Calif.
From news release.
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