AS A SENIOR (2009-10): Finished Notre Dame career with the fourth best performance in the 3-meter dive in school history … top diving performance of the season came against Oakland … totaled 350.55 points from the 3-meter spring board and 322.42 points from the 1-meter height … collected four top three finishes on the dual meet season on the 1-meter board and one top three finish from the 3-meter board.
AS A JUNIOR (2008-09): Made the most of his first season with the Irish … finished fourth in the 3-meter (336.20) at the BIG EAST Championships – one of five Notre Dame divers in the top seven of the final point standings – and earned an all-league honor in the 1-meter event with 329.35 points in the finals for a third- place finish … the Irish had four divers finish among the top five positions in that event … shined at the Shamrock Invitational with 332.55 points in the 1-meter event and posted a season-best 369.30 in the 3-meter during a dual meet at Louisville … scored 587.35 in the 1-meter for 12th at the NCAA Zone Championships
AS A SOPHOMORE (2007-08): Helped Auburn win the Southeastern Conference Championships and a fifth-place standing at the NCAA Championships … top mark off the 1-meter board was a 292.55 at the SEC meet … recorded the team[apos]s third-best total off the 3-meter board, a score of 366.15 at the league meet … fourth-best Tiger off the platform with a count of 250.30.
AS A FRESHMAN (2006-07): Member of Auburn[apos]s national championship team … competed with teammate Kelly Marx in the synchronized 3-meter springboard preliminaries at the National Diving Championships, finishing seventh with a score of 283.56 … finished 27th in the 1-meter preliminaries at the NCAA Zone Diving meet with a score of 253.70 … barely missed a spot in the 3-meter finals as he finished 20th with a score of 287.20 … posted zone- qualifying dives against Florida State, scoring 310.42 on the 1-meter and 323.02 on the 3-meter.
THE DUNNICHAY FILE: Transfer from Auburn … attended Elwood Community (Ind.) and competed with Indy Starz Diving under coach Eric Barnes … four-time All-American … state champion … three-time Nationals finalist … finished second at Spring Nationals on the 1-meter … also played football as a prep … member of the National Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society … salutatorian of his graduating class … full name is Caleb Joseph Dunnichay … born on June 6, 1987… parents are Ned and Marian Dunnichay … has one brother, Jacob, and two sisters, Danielle and Mary Beth … Mary Beth was a U.S. National Champion in the 10m platform, two-year national team member and competed in the 2008 Olympics in the 10m synchronized diving event while placing fifth.
Dunnichay[apos]s Career Bests
|1-meter (6)||332.55||Shamrock Invite (2009)|
|3-meter (6)||369.30||Louisville (2009)|