Jan. 13, 2012
Freshman Emma Ivory-Ganja has been named the Pac-12 Diver of the Month for December, Commissioner Larry Scott announced on Friday. This is the first conference honor of the year for the Bruins and the eighth all-time for UCLA.
Ivory-Ganja earned the honor after solid performances at Winter Nationals. She scored 312.00 in the platform final, narrowly missing the UCLA record by 0.70 points. She had a combined score of 863.55 during all rounds of platform to finish 11th overall. Ivory-Ganja also competed on the synchronized platform, finishing fifth with 543.63 points, and the synchronized 3-meter, placing seventh with 507.12.