Illinois State divers Brittany Tazzioli and Wenting Zhang ended their season Friday at the NCAA Diving Regional on the three-meter board.
Brittany Tazzioli and Wenting Zhang finished their first of two days of diving competition at the NCAA Diving Zone Regionals.
Brittany Tazzioli and Wenting Zhang will compete at the NCAA Diving Regionals in Bloomington, Ind. Thursday and Friday.
The Illinois State swimming and diving team concluded their final day at the MVC Championships, finishing in 2nd place.
The Illinois State swimming and diving team concludes day one of the MVC Championships in 2nd place, falling only to Missouri State with two days left of competition.
2010-11: Received 2010-11 honorable mention all-conference honors ... participated in the Red/White Intrasquad meet and Zippy Invitational ... competed in dual meets against Evansville, Northern Iowa, Illinois, Ball State, Western Illinois, Wisconsin-Green Bay and Youngstown State ... earned a second-place finish in the 1-meter (233.03) against Evansville ... placed second in the 3-meter against UNI (231.98) ... recorded a season-best score in the 1-meter (257.78) against Illinois ... recorded a season-best score on the 3-meter (237.68) against Northern Iowa.
2009-10: Finished second on 1- and 3-meter boards at home against Western Illinois ... placed second against Green Bay on 1-meter (233.63) ... competed in the Zippy Invitational and MVC Championships ... competed in dual-meets against Northern Iowa, Western Illinois, Illinois, Evansville, Iowa State, Ball State and Green Bay.
2008-09:Member of the All-Missouri Valley Conference Honorable Mention Team ... Achieved a season-best performance and a fourth-place finish on the 3-meter board in a dual-meet against Western Illinois ... placed third on the one-meter board and earned a season-best performance at the Red/White meet ... ended the season at the State Farm Missouri Valley Conference Championships with a seventh-place finish on the 1-meter board and an eighth-place score on the 3-meter board
Libertyville: All-conference junior and senior year ... three-year letterwinner ... team captain junior and senior year ... all-state diver in 2007-08... North Suburban Conference medal winner the last two years ... placed third at sectionals in 2006 and second in 2007 ... finished 24th at state her junior year and eighth her senior season ... team was sectional champions her junior and senior year ... was also a member of varsity gymnastics all four years.
Personal: Born 10-10-89 ... daughter of Greg and Patti Tazzioli ... majoring in criminal justice... two sisters and one brother, Alyssa, Madeline, and Gregory. Madeline attended Illinois State.
Personal Best: 1-Meter 6 dive- 267.50, 1-Meter 11 dive- 412.75, 3-Meter- 259.65