Nancilea Underwood Foster
Events: 3-meter, synchronized 3-meter (with Cassidy Krug)
Height: 5' 7"
Hometown: Conroe, Texas
Education: University of Iowa
Degree: International Studies, 2006
Club: Woodlands Diving Academy
Coach: Ken Armstrong
National Team: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
- 2008 U.S. Olympic Team member
- Four-time national champion (2 titles on 3-meter, 2 on synchro 3-meter with Cassidy Krug)
- Placed sixth on 3-meter at 2007 World Championships
- Bronze medalist on 3-meter at 2007 FINA World Series meet in Mexico
- Silver medalist on all three boards at the 2006 Speedo Junior National Championships
- 2001 Junior Pan American Championships gold medalist on 3-meter
Married to Matthew Foster... Daughter of Olen and JoAnn Underwood...Father played professional football for Oilers, Giants, and Broncos, and was a member of the 1963 championship team at the University of Texas ... has two sisters, Holly Jo and Kelley, and one brother, Grant...Holly was a Big Ten champion diver at Ohio State ... enjoys reading, teaching children at her church, learning about other cultures, writing and spending time with her husband and family ... began diving in 1989 at the age of 5 ... trains five and a half hours a day, six days a week.