UCLA Swimming & Diving BIO
Paulina Guzman
Player Profile:
Paulina Guzman 1264068
Position: Diving
Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Long Beach, Calif.
High School: Millikan HS

Guzman finished 24th on 3-Meter (268.65) and 30th on 1-Meter (238.25) at the NCAA Zone E Championships in Colorado Springs ... was 10th in the 3-Meter (262.70), 12th in the 1-Meter (266.30) and 13th in the Platform (197.95) at the Pac-12 Championships ... placed second in the 3-Meter (277.28) and the 1-Meter (269.25) against California ... was fourth in the 1-Meter (273.85 in prelims), fifth in the 3-Meter (285.15) and sixth in the Platform (career-high 206.35) at the Falcon Diving Invitational ... finished 12th in the Platform (201.90) and 3-Meter (275.55) and 25th in the 1-Meter (221.65) at the Bruin Diving Invitational ... made the 3-Meter Final at the Phill Hansel Invitational (Houston), posting a season-best 320.40 to place sixth ... just missed the Spieker Aquatics Center pool record in the 3-Meter against Arizona with a first-place 307.20, also finishing second in the 1-Meter (280.05) ... third in the 1-Meter (career-high 290.90) and second in the 3-Meter (310.75) versus Arizona State ... second in the 1-Meter (269.30) and third in the 3-Meter (308.50 in prelims) at the Trojan Diving Invitational ... won both diving events at the season-opening quad meet against Oregon State, UC Santa Barbara and Utah (1-Meter - 267.95, 3-Meter - 287.45).

Competed at the U.S. Summer Zones on both springboard events.

Placed 16th on 3M (546.35) and 29th on 1M (243.00) at the NCAA Zone E Championships ... finished eighth on both 1M (267.60) and 3M (232.05) at the Pac-12 Championships ... placed third on 1M (260.40), sixth on 3M (236.33) and seventh on Platform (182.25) against USC ... finished first on both 1M (265.50) and 3M (296.40) against California ... placed third on 3M at the Stanford Invitational (246.50) ... finished first on 3M with a new meet record against Arizona (314.33) ... also finished second on 1M (259.65) versus Arizona ... placed third on 1M (271.88) and fourth on 3M (264.30) versus Arizona State ... won both 1M (288.53) and 3M (291.00) against UC Santa Barbara.

Finished 11th on 1M and 23rd on 3M at the Senior Zone D Championships.

Finished 13th on 1M (508.85) and 15th on 3M (538.05) at NCAA Zone E Championships ... placed fifth on 3M (321.00), 12th on 1M (251.90) and 14th on Platform (187.90) at the Pac-10 Championships ... finished sixth on 3M (245.40) and eighth on 1M (199.73) vs. USC ... at USA Spring Nationals, finished 22nd on 1M (218.95) and 24th on 3M (227.55) ... won 3M against California (296.63) and also finished third on 1M (248.55) ... placed second on 1M (253.58) and third on 3M (288.75) vs. Stanford ... won 3M (288.95) vs. Boise State/Washington State ... at the Bruin Invite, finished seventh on 1M (257.55), 12th on 3M (235.55) and ninth on Platform (199.50) ... placed 10th on 3M (270.75) and 22nd on 1M (204.40) at the Texas Invite ... placed 11th on 1M at the Trojan Invite (214.50).

Earned four varsity letters in diving for Millikan HS … three-time All-American … three-time CIF Masters Meet champion … broke the CIF Masters Meet record her freshman year … three-time CIF Champion … competed for McCormick Divers and was a national qualifier … competed at Junior Worlds.

Born Oct. 21, 1992 in Long Beach, Calif. … daughter of Rafael Guzman and Josefina Gonzalez … has two brothers, Juan Pablo and Oscar … gender studies major.

Paulina Guzman’s Career Bests
1-Meter 290.90
3-Meter 321.00
Platform 206.35

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