Gwen Smithberg
Gwen Smithberg
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.-1L
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Kennedy Catholic
Position: Diving

Academic Notes: Majoring in exercise science...WAC All-Academic selection and Golden Eagle Scholar-Athlete award recipient for 2011-12.

Career Notes: Fourth-highest platform score in program history (217.10)

2011-12 (Sophomore): Competed on all three boards at WAC Championship...Advanced to final and finished sixth on platform with a career best score of 217.10, the fourth-highest platform score in program history...Advanced to B final and finished 12th on 3-meter with a career best score of 279.55 and advanced to B final and finished 15th on 1-meter at 234.55...Career high 1-meter score of 240.68 vs Idaho...Second best platform score on team, fourth best 3-meter and fifth best 1-meter score for the season.

Bellevue College (2009-11): Attended Bellevue College in Bellevue, Wash.

High School: Lettered one year in diving at Kennedy Catholic HS…Finished 20th in the state of Washington in 2006…Took first place on 3 meter at Pacific Northwest Diving competition…Took second place on 1 meter and platform at Oregon State Games…Also lettered three years in gymnastics…Was 2008 all-around Washington state champion…Named Seattle Post Intelligencer MVP gymnast of winter season in 2008, three time team MVP. 

Personal: Gwendolyn Marie Smithberg was born March 13, 1991 in Seattle, Wash…Daughter of Stacey and Matthew Smithberg…Two older sisters, Laura and Christine…Hobbies include camping and playing cards.