AS A JUNIOR: Top 1-meter mark cameduring the Shamrock Invitational (259.87) …racked 219.07 points in the same event in ahome meet with USC … her BIG EASTChampionships count in that event was 205.55… topped out with a 257.40 in the 3-meterevent at the Shamrock Invitational … alsoscored 244.60 against Purdue … postedrespective scores of 234.50 and 230.70 in thepreliminary and final rounds of the BIG EASTmeet.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Recorded a careerbestin the 3-meter with a score of 264.52against Louisville … that score was the thirdbeston the team … second-best on the team inthe 3-meter (11 dives) with a score of 257.80at the Michigan Invitational … her score in thatevent was a career high … also set a career highin the 1-meter (11 dives) with a score of235.90 at the Michigan Invitational.
AS A FRESHMAN: Competed at the BIGEAST Championships in a pair of diving events… earned runner-up status and was all-BIGEAST in the 3-meter dive with 422.5 points inthe finals, edging out teammate Tara Hyer …also finished eighth in the 1-meter dive with203.15 points in the finals … had her best dayin diving in the 1-meter during a dual meetagainst Michigan State (245.84) … BIG EASTAcademic All-Star … selected by the coachingstaff as the most improved diver on the season.
THE HIRT FILE: Four-year letterwinner asa diver at Mundelein (Ill.) … three-time teamMVP … all-conference and all-city diver as ajunior and senior … garnered all-state honorsand was team captain as a senior … conference,section and state champion in her final prepseason … received a 3-meter score of 398.2 (11dives) at the conference championships …ranked ninth nationally as a senior … born Feb.9, 1987, in Barrington, Ill. … daughter of Jamieand Joe Hirt … sister, Emily, dives at IllinoisState … enjoys water and slalom skiing …enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as apre-professional studies and psychology major.
Hirt[apos]s Career Bests
|1-meter (6)||259.87||Shamrock Invite (2008)|
|3-meter (6)||264.53||Louisville (2007)|