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Frank Van Dijkhuizen
Frank Van Dijkhuizen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Amsterdam, Netherlands

High School:
Willem Blaeu College

Event:
Diving

Iowa Items -- his best scores on one-meter (333.60) and three-meter (375.45) rank fourth and third, respectively, on Iowa's all-time best performers list.

2008-09 -- led team on one-meter (330.53) and three-meter (375.45) competition... the three-meter score ranks third on Iowa's all-time best performers list... placed 12th on one-meter (319.20) and 16th on platform (280.65) at Big Ten Championships... placed 15th on one-meter (575.95) and three-meter (646.00) at NCAA Qualifier... named Big Ten Diver of the Week Jan. 27 for his wins on one-meter (316.13) and three-meter (336.45) vs. Northwestern... posted wins on one-meter and three-meter three times each... did not finished lower than third during the regular season... letterwinner.

2007-08 -- named Big Ten Diver of the Week three times (10/23/07, 10/30/07, 1/29/08)... led team on one-meter (333.60) and three-meter (359.20)... the one-meter score ranks fourth in school history... recorded six victories and four runner-up finishes... placed fifth at Ohio State Invite in three-meter diving (359.20)... placed 16th on one-meter (298.25/256.25) and 12th on three-meter (300.10/298.00) at NCAA Zone C diving qualifier... "Lobby" Lobdel Diving MVP award... letterwinner.

2006-07 -- led team on one-meter (312.68) and three-meter (337.95)... won five duals... named Big Ten Diver of the Week for winning both one and three-meter events (283.00, 322.90) vs. Wisconsin and Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

High School -- named Best Diver of the Year in Netherlands as a junior... as a freshman was national champion on all boards in age group "B"... national champion as a sophomore on three-meter synchro in age group "A"... as a junior was national champion on three-meter and three-meter synchro in seniors... was national champion as junior and senior on all boards... placed fourth at 2004 European junior championships in three-meter synchro... placed ninth at 2005 World junior championships in three-meter synchro... club team was AZ and PC Amersfoort and club coach was Wessel Zimmerman.

Personal -- born January 1, 1988... son of Man and Sonja Van Dijkhuizen... business major

Van Dijkhuizen's Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
One-Meter333.60vs. Western Illinois1/18/08
Three-Meter375.45at Michigan State10/25/08