Liz Ackerman
Liz Ackerman

Player Profile

Westport, CT

High School:
Staples HS




2000-2001— Finished 19th in the one meter and 17th in the three meter preliminaries at the Pac-10 Championships …?Recorded a season high score of 239.40 on the one meter at the Washington State/UCSD meet …?Season best of 384.50 on the three meter at the Bruin Invitational …? Recorded seven top-ten finishes in 12 appearances …?Made the Athletic Director’s honor roll.
Summer 2000 — Competed in the Senior Zone D meet on the one-meter springboard.
1999-2000 — Finished 20th in the three meter at the Pac-10 Championships …? Claimed a pair of second place finishes in the one-meter at the UCSD double dual meet … Recorded five top-five finishes in 13 appearances … Placed third and fifth in one- and three-meter, respectively, against Cal … Recorded a season best of 247.875 in one-meter in San Diego double dual meet … Placed seventh in the three-meter dual meet competition against USC...On the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.
1998-99 — Placed 21st on one-meter and 41st on three-meter at the Zone E Diving Championships … Recorded a team-best ninth place on one-meter at Pac-10s … Claimed 17th on three-meter at Pac-10s … Finished in the top-five on 12 occasions … Placed third on one-meter and fourth on the three-meter against both Cal and USC … Registered a second-place finish on one-meter against Arizona State and UC Santa Barbara … Recorded a season- and team-best score of 383.75 on one-meter (championship), finishing second at the Husker Shoot Out...On the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.
Summer ’98 — Qualified for the one-meter at Junior Nationals.
High School — A four-year letterwinner under head coach Rich Rollins … Received first-team All-America honors in 1997 and ’98 … An All-State selection in 1996, ’97 and ’98 … Won the Connecticut State title in 1996, ’97 and ’98 … Also won the State Open Championship in 1997 … Named Connecticut Diver of the Year in 1997 … Received high school team MVP honors in 1998 … Holds the school record in dual meets with 250 points … Won the Spa Winter Championships in 1998 … Competed with JP Divers.
Personal — Born February 10, 1980, in Westport, CT … Full name is Elizabeth Brooke Ackerman … Daughter of George and Louise Ackerman … Wants to go into sports management or sports psychology … Decided to come to UCLA because it has everything she is looking for in a university.