Name: Maggie Merriman
Sport: Diving
Event(s): Platform
Height: 5' 4"
DOB: 6/30/2000
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.
High School: Colquitt County High School
College: Purdue University
Team/Club: Purdue Diving
Coach(es): Adam Soldati
World Championship Experience
  • 2022: 15th, 10-meter
Other Career Highlights
  • Four-time junior national champion (three platform titles, one synchronized platform title)
  • 2014, 2016 Junior World Championships team member
  • 2013 Junior Pan Am Championships silver medalist on platform
Personal: Maggie is the daughter of David and Shelly Merriman...She has two older siblings, Alex and Sarah...Maggie started diving at age 9 and now trains five hours a day, five days a week...Her favorite dive is 407C on 10-meter, and she likes to listen to rap music when she competes...Her favorite diver is Olympic champion David Boudia...Maggie enjoys fishing and surfing when she's not diving...She's involved in student government, National English Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes