Mauro Castro-Silva

  • Mauro
  • Castro-Silva

  • Event
    Diving
  • Class
    Senior
  • Hometown
    Monterrey, Mexico
Event2014-20152015-20162016-2017Career
1 Meter 11 Dives287.65
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
345.05
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
269.15
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
345.05
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
1 Meter 6 Dives317.50
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
359.02
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 31, 2015
344.75
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 21, 2017
359.02
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 31, 2015
3 Meter 11 Dives336.10
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
364.70
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
314.75
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
364.70
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
3 Meter 6 Dives407.80
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
402.68
Christiansburg, Va.
Oct 31, 2015
385.35
Christiansburg, Va.
Jan 21, 2017
407.80
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
Platform 11 Dives326.60
ACC Championships (Men's)
Feb 25, 2015
383.20
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
334.40
Men's ACC Championship
Mar 2, 2017
383.20
ACC Championships
Feb 27, 2016
Platform 6 Dives365.50
Christiansburg, Va.
Nov 22, 2014
383.20
ACC Championships
Feb 20, 2016
334.40
Women's ACC Championship
Feb 16, 2017
383.20
ACC Championships
Feb 20, 2016

Updated: September 14, 2017

2016-17

ACC
8. Platform (312.85)
15. 3 Meter (314.75)
19. 1 Meter (269.15)

Qualified for all three events at the NCAA Championship … Scored in all three events at the ACC Championship … Placed third in the prelims in the platform at ACCs with a score of 334.40 … Finished eighth in the finals … Scored a 355.40 to win the three meter at the H2Okie Fall Invitational … Placed second in the platform at the H2Okie Fall Invitational … Won the three meter with a score of 385.35 against Cincinnati and Rutgers … All-ACC Academic Team … ACC Academic Honor Roll.

2015-16

ACC

3. Platform Dive (383.20)
4. 3-Meter Dive (364.70)
6. 1-Meter Dive (319.65)

ACC Academic Honor Roll … Registered top eight performances in the one meter, three meter and platform dive at the ACC Championships … His 383.20 in the platform dive was the third-highest score and brought in 27 points for the H2Okies … Took the one and three meter dives in victories over UMBC and Gardner-Webb … Placed second with a 356.80 in the three meter dive against Kentucky and LSU … Claimed first in the three meter dive with a 363.15 against Virginia and Towson.

2014-15
ACCs
6th - Platform (325.30)
12th - 3-meter (336.10)
18th - 1-meter (287.65)

Qualified for the NCAA Championships in his rookie season, taking 27th in the 3-meter, 38th in the platform and 48th in the 1-meter … At his first ACC Championships, earned 46 team points, scoring in every event and earning sixth in the platform … Against Georgia Tech and UNCW, earned a sixth-place finish in the 1-meter and a fourth-place finish in the 3-meter … ​At no. 21 Virginia, finished third in the 3-meter with a score of 364.72 and fifth in the 1-meter with a score of 314.63 … Against Kentucky, took second in the 3-meter with a score of 379.65 … At the UGA Fall Invite, took fifth in the platform, scoring 319.70, sixth in the 1-meter and ninth in the platform … Won the 3-meter event and placed fourth in the 1-meter at the H20kie Fall Invitational … At Duke, finished third in the 3-meter diving event and fourth in the 1-meter … At UNC, finished fifth in the 1-meter event … At the Virginia Tech Swimming & Diving Challenge, finished third in the 1-meter dive with a score of 303.90 and finished second in the 3-meter dive with a score of 351.10.

Prior to Virginia Tech: Dove for coach Anatoli Kalashinilkov and Rolando Prieto Fonseca … Was a multi year junior national champion … also was a four year Panamerican games participant and a one time world champion.

Personal: From Juarez, Mexico … Son of Mauro A. Castro Herrera and Blanca Hilda Silva Levya … Has one brother who was on the junior world diving national team from Mexico who was a multi-year national champion … Majoring in marketing.