Name: Katrina Young
Sport: Diving
Event(s): 10-meter
Height: 5' 4"
DOB: 1/10/1992
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
College: Florida State University
Coach(es): John Proctor
Olympic Experience
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 13th (individual 10-meter)
World Championship Experience
  • 2019: Bronze (Synchronized 10-meter); Bronze (Mixed team event)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 Bolzano FINA Grand Prix bronze medalist (10-meter synchro)
  • Two-time World Cup team member (2014, 2018)
  • Three-time national champion (2018: 10-meter, mixed 10-meter synchro; 2019: 10-meter synchro)
  • 2013 World University Games team member (6th, platform)
  • 2006 Junior World Championships team member
  • 2005 Junior Pan American Championships silver medalist (platform)
Personal: Katrina is the daughter of Sean and Carol Young...She has two siblings, Samantha and Eddie...Her grandmother, Elaine (Silburn) Young, was a 1948 Olympian in track and field for Canada...Katrina began diving at age nine and her favorite dive is 107B...After breaking her right leg across the growth plates in 2007, Katrina worked hard to regain her diving mentality ...In 2013, she made the U.S. senior national team for the first time...During meets she likes to visualize and listen to music...One of the moments Katrina remembers most throughout her diving career was competing at the 2005 Junior Pan American Championships in Fort Lauderdale when Hurricane Katrina hit...Her favorite food is salmon....Graduated from Florida State with a degree music in 2015