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University of Miami Athletics

Millie Haffety

position

Diver

Height

5-2

Class

Junior

Hometown

Sheffield, England

High School

Silverdale School

2019-20 (Sophomore): Finished in second on both springboard events in tri-meet with FIU and Illinois (Nov. 2)…Captured second-place finishes in both 1-meter (316.13) and 3-meter (308.63) in dual meet win over FGCU (Jan. 18)…Finished 13th in 1-meter at 2020 ACC Swimming & Diving Championships (Feb. 19-22) in Greensboro, N.C., scoring 246.10…Posted score of 223.75 on 3-meter at ACC Championships…One of top-18 finishers at NCAA Zone B qualifers (March 9-11) in Athens, Ga., on 1-meter, finishing with preliminary round score of 262.90 and final score of 515.90…Qualified for finals in 3-meter at Zone meet, finishing in 12th overall (577.50) in event.

2018-19 (True Freshman): Delivered impressive regular season as true freshman…Captured first two wins of collegiate career in quad-meet hosted by Georgia Tech (Oct. 19), sweeping springboard events…Won 1-meter event with score of 294.60 and 3-meter with 293.70…Competed in 1-meter (256.40) at Texas Diving Invite (Nov. 15)…Won 3-meter in tri-meet with Alabama and Florida State (Jan. 12) and finished third on 1-meter (277.80)…Won 3-meter (290.92) in road dual meet with FGCU (Jan. 19) and took second place in 1-meter (305.17)…Ended in fifth place in 1-meter (280.50) in first-ever trip to ACC Swimming & Diving Championships…Qualified for finals in 1-meter with score of 264.95 during morning preliminaries.

Before Miami: Named Sports Person of the Year at Silverdale School in 2015 and 2017…Competed for City of Sheffield Diving Club…Earned bronze medal in both 1-meter and 3-meter springboard at British National Championships / Commonwealth Games trials in January 2018…Took silver medal in 3-meter synchronized springboard at British Championships…Captured silver medal in 3-meter synchro at 2017 national championships…Took gold medal in 1-meter junior nationals in back-t-back years (2016, 2017).

Personal: Parents are Ian and Lie…Has three sisters…Intends to major in psychology.