AS A JUNIOR: Top 1-meter mark came
during the Shamrock Invitational (259.87) ...
racked 219.07 points in the same event in a
home meet with USC ... her BIG EAST
Championships count in that event was 205.55
... topped out with a 257.40 in the 3-meter
event at the Shamrock Invitational ... also
scored 244.60 against Purdue ... posted
respective scores of 234.50 and 230.70 in the
preliminary and final rounds of the BIG EAST
AS A SOPHOMORE: Recorded a careerbest
in the 3-meter with a score of 264.52
against Louisville ... that score was the thirdbest
on the team ... second-best on the team in
the 3-meter (11 dives) with a score of 257.80
at the Michigan Invitational ... her score in that
event was a career high ... also set a career high
in the 1-meter (11 dives) with a score of
235.90 at the Michigan Invitational.
AS A FRESHMAN: Competed at the BIG
EAST Championships in a pair of diving events
... earned runner-up status and was all-BIG
EAST in the 3-meter dive with 422.5 points in
the finals, edging out teammate Tara Hyer ...
also finished eighth in the 1-meter dive with
203.15 points in the finals ... had her best day
in diving in the 1-meter during a dual meet
against Michigan State (245.84) ... BIG EAST
Academic All-Star ... selected by the coaching
staff as the most improved diver on the season.
THE HIRT FILE: Four-year letterwinner as
a diver at Mundelein (Ill.) ... three-time team
MVP ... all-conference and all-city diver as a
junior and senior ... garnered all-state honors
and was team captain as a senior ... conference,
section and state champion in her final prep
season ... received a 3-meter score of 398.2 (11
dives) at the conference championships ...
ranked ninth nationally as a senior ... born Feb.
9, 1987, in Barrington, Ill. ... daughter of Jamie
and Joe Hirt ... sister, Emily, dives at Illinois
State ... enjoys water and slalom skiing ...
enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as a
pre-professional studies and psychology major.
Hirt's Career Bests
||Shamrock Invite (2008)