KU Swimming & Diving vs. Iowa State (Photos by Jeff & Laura Jacobsen)
2006-07 (Junior): A key veteran diver for the Jayhawks... Holds the highest score on the one-meter board for the Jayhawks for the 2006-07 season (259.80; UNI) as well as the second highest score on the three-meter board (295.88; ISU)... Combined with teammates Shelby Noonan and Hannah McMacken for a third-place finishe on the three-meter board at the Big 12 Relays... Also performed with Noonan and Meghan Proehl on the one-meter board for an additional third-place finish at Big 12 Relays... Finished second on the one-meter board (229.79) and accumulated a score of 211.13 on the three-meter board in the double-dual meet against Nebraska-Omaha and South Dakota State... Placed fourth in the one (235.35) and three-meter (242.93) competition against Missouri... Was the third-place high point finisher in the diving category against Northern Iowa, finishing first on the one-meter board (259.80) and second on the three-meter board (282.98), also qualifiying her for the NCAA Zone D Diving meet... Represented the Jayhawks at the Terrapin Cup Invitational placing third in finals of the one-meter competition (252.70) and fourth in finals of the three-meter competition (250.80)... Placed sixth in the three-meter competition (268.50) and eighth in the one-meter competition (230.65) at the University of Hawaii Diving Invitational... Swept third place finishes on both the one (242.63) and three-meter (267.23) boards against Nebraska... ended the season with a victory sweep in both the one and three-meter competition (252.75; 295.88) against Iowa State... Named to the Academic All-Big 12 first team for her performance in the classroom.
2005-06 (Sophomore): Inactive due to a wrist injury.
2004-05 (Freshman): Earned a first place finish against Truman State in the one-meter competition with a score of 258.15... Tied for first with Kansas' Shelby Noonan against Drury with a score of 274.50... Qualified for the NCAA Zone D Diving Regional where she place 17th in the one-meter with a score of 414.40... Finished eighth at the Big 12 Championships in the one-meter competition with a score of 228.05.
2003-04 (Redshirt): Redshirted her first season at the University of Kansas.
High School (Marquette): Won the Southwest Conference diving championship in 2002-03... All-American diver in 2002-03... Finished eighth in diving at the Missouri state meet in 2002-03... All-state diver in 2000-01 and 2002-03... Sixth in diving at the 2001 Missouri state meet... Nationals qualifier in 2000-01... Team won the 2000 Missouri state championship... Recipient of the Marquette Excellence Award... Swimming and diving captain for three years... Earned seven letters in diving and cheerleading... Graduated 12th out of 436 in her class... Member of the Honor Roll all four years... National Language Scholar... Listed in "Who's Who Among High School Students".
Personal: Born June 8, 1985, in Grand Junction, Colo... Parents are Wayne and Judy Roberts... Exercise science and pre-medicine major.
Spotlight on Roberts Favorite KU Tradition: The Jayhawk- I love that it is made up and how unique it is. Favorite Musical Group: Something Corporate. Favorite Food: Mexican- chimichangas! Favorite Dessert: Strawberry Gelato from the store acress from the Trevi Fountain in Italy. Favorite TV Show: Project Runway. Favorite Thing To Do When Not Training: Hang out with my fiance and dog. Dream Vacation: Australia.