Sam Helvie
Sam Helvie

Player Profile

Bakersfield, Calif.

High School:
Garces Memorial

Height / Weight:
5-5 / 135



2007 NCAA Championships
Was an honorable mention All-American, placing 12th in the one-meter springboard
Placed 18th in the platform and 19th in the three-meter competition at the 2007 NCAA Championships

Cal Success
Is the Cal school record-holder in the one-meter (375.92, set in 2006), three-meter (381.15, set in 2007) and platform (279.90, set in 2007) competitions
At the 2007 Zone E Championships placed sixth in the one-meter, ninth in the platform and 11th in the three-meter competitions
Placed fifth in the three-meter, seventh in the one-meter and eighth in the platform at the 2007 Pac-10 Championships
Was the January, 2007 Pac-10 Diver of the Month
2007 second-team Pac-10 All-Academic
Placed fourth at the 2006 Pac-10 Championships and ninth at the Zone E Championships in the platform diving

High School/National Success
Was one of the nation's top high school diving recruits out of Garces Memorial High School
Placed fourth on the one-meter board (583.40) at the 2005 Senior Zone D regional final
Placed third on both the one-meter (467.750) and three-meter (455.400) springboards at the 2005 U.S. Summer Junior Region 10 Championships
At the 2005 West National Junior Olympic Championships, placed 18th on the one-meter board (406.60), 26th on the three-meter board (403.60) and 26th on the platform (304.60)

Parents are Richard and Becky Helvie
Majoring in psychology
Born Mar. 11, 1987, in Bakersfield, Calif.

One-Meter      375.92
Three-meters   381.15
Platform       279.90