Name: Sarah Bacon
Sport: Diving
Height: 5'5"
DOB: 9/20/1996
Hometown: Indianapolis, Ind.
High School: Cardinal Ritter (2015)
College: University of Minnesota (2021)
Team/Club: Minnesota Diving
Coach(es): Wenbo Chen
World Championship Experience
  • 2019: 2nd (1-meter), 14th (3-meter)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2020 World Cup team member
  • 2019 Pan American Games team member (gold, 1-meter; silver, synchronized 3-meter)
  • Three-time national champion (1-meter: 2014, 2019; synchronized 3-meter, 2019)
  • 2014, 2010 Junior World Championships team member
  • 2011, 2009, 2007 Junior Pan American Championships team member
  • Five-time Junior Pan American Championships medalist (three gold, one silver, one bronze)
  • Five-time junior national champion
Personal: Sarah is the daughter of Steve and Barb Bacon...She also has three brothers: Kevin, Brian and Brad...Began diving in 2004...Her favorite dive is 5152B...Sarah has had to overcome numerous injuries (she has dealt with shoulder injuries, stress fractures in her back, and concussions)...In between dives, Sarah likes to sit away from everyone else and listen to upbeat music (Drake, Kanye West, Beyonce, Lil Wayne, Tyga)...When she is not diving, Sarah enjoys hanging out with friends, watching movies and sports (especially golf), cooking and baking...Majoring in kinesiology at Minnesota and would like to be an athletic trainer