Lucy  Lafranchise
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Bakersfield, Calif.

High School:
Liberty HS '12

Height:
5-4

Event:
Diving

Major:
Biological Sciences

2014-15: NCAA ZONE E DIVING REGIONAL QUALIFIER in all three diving disciplines... ALL-MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION SECOND TEAM on both the 1- and 3-meter... Led the way for the Aggies at the Zone "E" regionals, posting her best finish with a score of 163.15 to place 31st on the platform... Also finished 43rd on the 1-meter board with a score of 230.55 and 54th on the 3-meter board with a score of 198.20... Finished fifth on the 1-meter at the MPSF Championships with a score of 247.30... Also finished fifth on the 3-meter board at the MPSF meet with a score of 235.90... Posted the third-best score in school history on the 1-meter with a score of 275.85 against San Jose State on Oct. 17... Added the fourth-best score in school history on the 3-meter against Nevada, posting a 282.45 on Nov. 8... Finished with the third-best score in school history on the platform at the Wildcat Diving Invitational, scoring a season-best 196.85.

2013-14: NCAA ZONE E DIVING REGIONAL QUALIFIER in all three diving disciplines... Posted her best finish in the event on the platform, scoring a season-best 177.30 to finish 32nd... Also finished 33rd on the 1-meter (232.35) and 53rd on the 3-meter (196.90)... Scored the second-highest total in school history on the 1-meter with a team season-best 271.27 in a double dual against San Diego and Oregon State... Set a season-high with a 258.60 on the 3-meter against Loyola Marymount on Jan. 26.

2012-13:NCAA ZONE E DIVING REGIONAL QUALIFIER in the 1-meter and 3-meter springboard events and platform... ALL-MPSF SECOND TEAM on the 1-meter board... recorded the second-highest, six-dive low board dual score in school history, a 266.48, vs. CSUB, fifth-highest high board total of 271.05 vs. Pacific and the fourth-highest five-dive platform score of 183.75 at the MPSF Championships.

LIBERTY HS '12: Two-time Central Section champion after finishing 2nd as a sophomore... Scored 429.05 at 2012 finals, more than 30 points better than nearest competitor... Previous totals were 399.50 in 2011, 348.15 in 2010... Won Clovis Invitational as a junior and senior... Also competed for Roadrunner Diving for three years... Qualified for 2011 AAU nationals.

PERSONAL: Born in Bakersfield... Majoring in biological sciences... Parents are Paul & Mary LaFranchise... Older sister, Laura, was a diver at Cal State Bakersfield... Proudest personal accomplishment was repeating as valley champion at LHS.

SELECTED TOP TIMES

EVENT TIME DATE MEET
1-Meter 275.85 10/17/14 vs. San Jose State
3-Meter 282.45 11/8/14 vs. Nevada
Platform 196.85 11/23/14 at Wildcat Diving Invitational