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Maddi

Pullinger

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Diving
Height: 5'6"
Year: Freshman
City/State: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
High School: Oxford Falls Grammar School

Bio

Honors: All-ACC (One-Meter Diving - 2019) ... ACC Women's Diver of the Week (11/12/18)

2018-19: Became the first Blue Devil in women’s program history to garner All-ACC accolades as a freshman since 2015, placing second in the one-meter competition at her first ACC Championships ... Also scored with a 12th-place finish on the platform and a 21st-place finish on the three-meter board ... Claimed the one-meter competition in the regular season finale at North Carolina (2/2) ... Took second in the one-meter competition at the Tennessee Invitational, leading a Duke sweep of spots two through seven ... Also finished third on the platform in Knoxville … Tabbed the ACC Women's Diver of the Week Nov. 12 after sweeping the one and three-meter competitions and finishing second on the platform at the Big Al Invitational …  Claimed the one-meter event in a diving-only meet against East Carolina and Richmond (11/3) … Her score of 326.70 marked the second-highest in program history … Won the one-meter competition in her first two collegiate meets against Virginia Tech (10/13) and NC State (10/20).

Prior to Duke: Competed at 2014 Dresden International Youth Meet … Five-time recipient of the Sporting Excellence Award in high school, given to an athlete who has competed at the highest school level possible ... Competed for New South Wales Institute of Sport program ... Recipient of a New South Wales Higher School Certificate. 

Personal: Daughter of Heidi and David Pullinger ... Has one sister (Lauren) and one brother (Corey). 

Pullinger Career Bests:
One-Meter: 326.70 … 2nd all-time at Duke
Three-Meter: 336.90 … 4th all-time at Duke
Platform: 253.40 … 7th all-time at Duke

At the ACC Championships:
2019: 2nd, One-Meter ... 308.40
           12th, Platform ... 203.45
           21st, Three-Meter ... 237.30

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