Women's Swimming


Toni Eckert
Toni Eckert

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Palatine, Ill.

High School:
Fremd

Event:
Diving

2000-01 - Owned fourth-best scores on the team in both 1-meter (214.95), 1-meter six dive optionals (200.00), 3-meter six dives (205.425) and 3-meter championship (290.30) ... Placed eighth in 3-meter diving at the Wolverine Invitational ... Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors.

1999-00 - Did not compete.

1998-99 - Took seventh in 1-meter diving (142.40) vs. Missouri ... Was fifth in 3-meter (161.30) against Illinois State ... Placed fourth in 3-meter diving (198.52) in the win over Iowa ... Finished 14th in the 3 meter at the Mike Pepe Invitational ... With a score of 318.70, was sixth in the 1 meter at the Illini Classic.

High School - Captain of swimming and diving, soccer and cheerleading squads at Fremd ... Was second at sectionals her senior year ... Qualified for the state meet in 1996 and 1997 and earned honorable mention all-state honors in 1997 with a seventh-place finish ... An Elite Junior Olympic diver ... Member of National Honor Society junior and senior years ... Earned all scholar-athlete awards six consecutive seasons.

Personal - Parents are Bern and Barb Eckert ... Majoring in speech communications with plans to go into public relations and sports management ... Hopes to work for an athletic department in the Big Ten after graduation.

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