Name: Alison Gibson
Sport: Diving
Event(s): Springboard
Height: 5' 3"
DOB: 7/9/1999
Hometown: Austin, Texas
College: University of Texas
Team/Club: University of Texas/Longhorn Aquatics
Coach(es): Matt Scoggin
World Championship Experience
  • 2019: 10th (synchronized 3-meter)
  • 2017: 11th (synchronized 3-meter), 25th (1-meter)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 FINA USA Grand Prix gold medalist (3-meter synchro)
  • 2018 Bolzano FINA Grand Prix silver medalist (3-meter synchro)
  • Three-time senior national champion (two 1-meter titles, one 3-meter synchro title)
  • 2015 Junior Pan American Championships gold medalist on 1-meter
  • Three-time Junior Pan American medalist on 3-meter (bronze in 2013 and 2015, silver in 2011)
  • Three-time junior national champion (3-meter: 2011, 2015; platform 2012)
  • 2017 NCAA champion (1-meter)
Personal: Alison is the daughter of David, a Technologist for HP, and Patricia Gibson, a CPA...She has an older brother, Grant, who also attends the University of Texas...Alison began diving at age 11...Her favorite dive is 5152B on 3-meter, and her favorite diver is US gold medal Olympian Laura Wilkinson...She has a stuffed furry friend who normally accompanies her to meets...She listens to a playlist of Christian songs and prays before she dives...When she's not training, Alison enjoys drawing, singing, writing songs and dancing...If she could do any profession, she would love to be an inspirational speaker.