Cal W Swimming & Diving BIO
Sara-Lina Boushakra
Player Profile:
Sara-Lina Boushakra 1251047
Position: Diving
Height: 5'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: San Mateo, Calif.
High School: Aragon HS
Major: Media Studies
Experience: 3 Letters


  • Enters her senior year ranked among Cal’s all-time top 10 on 3-meter (8th) and platform (2nd)
  • At the 2015 Pac-12 Championships, led Cal on the platform with a fifth-place finish (258.5 0 - No. 2 score in school history)
  • Finished 24th on the 3-meter board at the 2014 Pac-12 meet
  • Placed fourth on platform at the 2013 Pac-12 Championships with a score of 257.40; also finished 20th on the 3-meter board (220.50) and 21st on the 1-meter board (214.25)
  • Finished 10th at the NCAA Zone E Diving Championships on platform with a final score of 449.60
  • Took seventh at the 2013 Bruins Diving Invitational on platform (453.55)


  • Named MVP of the Aragon HS swimming & diving team in 2011 and 2012
  • Placed second in the 16-18 platform division at the 2012 USA Diving Age Group National Championships
  • Went to summer nationals four years in a row
  • Placed fourth in the CCS meet in 2011
  • At the Chris Vonk Memorial Invitational in 2011she won a gold medal in the 14-18 synchronized girls three-meter springboard
  • At the 2008 Far Western Diving Championships, finished first on both the 14-15 girls one-meter and three-meter springboards


  • Media studies major
  • Mother is Hoda Boushakra and is the youngest of three siblings
  • Has two dogs, Ziggy and Duffy
  • Enjoys playing with her dogs, dancing and spending time with family
  • Considers her greatest sports moment “competing internationally in Canada and being surrounded by amazing divers from all over the world and learning new languages”
W Swimming & Diving Videos:
W Swimming & Diving Photos: