Eduardo Castro-Silva

  • Eduardo
  • Castro-Silva

  • Event
    Diving
  • Class
    Junior
  • Hometown
    Monterrey, Mexico
Event2016-2017
1 Meter 11 Dives279.35
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
1 Meter 6 Dives307.85
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 21, 2017
3 Meter 11 Dives334.35
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
3 Meter 6 Dives362.70
Christiansburg, VA
Nov 19, 2016
Platform 11 Dives278.85
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
Platform 6 Dives314.40
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.