Crimson Tide junior Paige McCleary and sophomores Lisa Bogosian and Angely Martinez will compete for the women's team while senior Peter Hillyer, juniors Jake Carloni and Luke Zippi along with sophomore Hunter Smith will compete for the men
Sophomore Angely Martinez led Alabama on day four of the Southeastern Conference Swimming and Diving Championships being held in Texas A&M Natatorium this week after taking eighth place in the platform diving event.
Alabama Highlights: 2012 - Freshman: Finaled off the platform at the SEC Championships, taking sixth place ... also competed off the 1-meter board at the SEC Championships ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll ... earned CSCAA Honorable Mention Scholar All-American Honors ... Freshman All-Southeastern Conference ... named to the President's List (4.0 grade point average) for the fall and spring semesters ... carries a 4.0 GPA for his career.
Prep Highlights: Coached by Dario DiFazio at Miami Diving ... Puerto Rican national champion off the 1-meter and platform ... competed at the Central American Games ... three-time U.S. Junior National qualifier ... coached by Tracey Taylor at Saint Brendan Catholic High School ... three-time state qualifier ... earned first team All-Dade County honors ... three-time district champion.
Personal Information: Full name: Angely Milagros Martinez ... daughter of Amalia and Eugenio Martinez ... brother, Eugene ... sister, Yaneya Navarro ... international studies major, French minor ... born March 30, 1993.