Nathan Gonzales Athlete Profile | BYU Cougar Club

Nathan Gonzales Athlete Profile

Nathan Gonzales

Position: Diving Height: 5-3 Weight: 122 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2014-2015 | 2017-2018 Hometown: San Antonio, TX Mission: El Salvador-San , Last School: Ronald Reagan High School

 

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Ronald Reagan High School under coach Alex Vollelunga
  • Club: Alamo Area Aquatics Diving under coach Stan Randall
  • Two-time Texas state silver medalist and one-time bronze medalist
  • Four-time NISCA All-American
  • 1-meter and 3-meter AAU national champion

Personal

  • Son of Jose and Evelyn Gonzales
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Twin Nina ran cross country at Sam Houston State University
  • Older brother Joseph ran cross-country at BYU-Hawaii
  • Little sister ran cross country at BYU-Hawaii
  • Eagle Scout
  • Served in El Salvador-San Salvador West-Belize mission 
  • Majoring in Business Management


2014-2015 | Freshman Year

  • Placed first in the 1-meter (318.20) at the Mesa State Invite
  • Placed first in the 3-meter (361.65) against Denver
  • Named to All-MPSF First Team for performances in the 1-meter dive (311.80) and platform (270.00)
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performance in the 3-meter dive (320.60)
  • Finished ninth in the 1-meter (655.35) at the Zone E Diving championships and qualified for the NCAA Championships