Eduardo Castro-Silva

  • Eduardo
  • Castro-Silva

  • Event
    Diving
  • Class
    Junior
  • Hometown
    Monterrey, Mexico
Event2016-20172017-2018Career
1 Meter 11 Dives279.35 (15th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
279.35 (15th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
1 Meter 6 Dives307.85 (5th Place)
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 21, 2017
315.35 (7th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
316.50 (6th Place)

Dec 31, 1969
3 Meter 11 Dives334.35 (10th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
334.35 (10th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
3 Meter 6 Dives362.70 (3rd Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
355.50 (1st Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Jan 13, 2018
362.70 (3rd Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
Platform 11 Dives278.85 (12th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
278.85 (12th Place)
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
Platform 6 Dives314.40 (3rd Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
309.85 (7th Place)
West Lafayette, Ind.
Nov 18, 2017
314.40 (3rd Place)
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016

Updated: September 14, 2017

2016-17

ACC
10. 3 Meter (334.35)
12. Platform (278.85)
15. 1 Meter (279.35)

Qualified for all three diving events at the NCAA Championship … Earned 44 points for the H2Okies at the ACC Championship … Scored in all three events at ACCs … Placed 10th in the prelims of the three-meter springboard with a score of 334.35 at ACCs … Scored a 279.35 in the one-meter platform to place 15th at ACCs … Finished fifth in the platform at the NCAA Zone A Championship with a score of 634.60 … Finished in the top three in the platform and three-meter and platform at the H2Okie Fall Invitational … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015-16

ACC
6. Platform (339.25)
7. 3 Meter (317.50)
15. 1 Meter (301.55)

Started competing with the team midseason and made an impact in the ACC Championships … Had three times that placed in the top 15 … Turned in a 339.25 to finish sixth overall in the platform dive.

Prior to Virginia Tech: A graduate of Tecnologico de Monterrey … Swam for Chihuahua club team … Finalist in the 2012 Junior World Diving Championship in Australia … Won multiple junior national championships in Mexico.

Personal: Brother is teammate Mauro Castro-Silva … Currently majoring in university studies … Goal is to enter the engineering school and study aerospace engineering … Hobbies include playing video games, learning languages and watching movies.