Diana Walters
Diana Walters
Year: Junior
Hometown: Austin, TX
High School: Anderson
Position: All-Around

2014: USA Gymnastics Collegiate Nationals All-American and All-Around Champion … Ivy Classic All-Around Champion … NCAA University Park Regional Championships all-around qualifier … All-ECAC on all-around … three-time ECAC Gymnast of the Week … placed second on all-around (38.4) at home meet on Jan. 26 … won three of four events and earned career-high 39.05 on all-around to defeat Springfield on Feb. 9 … set personal records on all four events, placing first on vault (9.725) and winning the Ivy Classic All-Around Championship (39.0) on Feb. 23 … placed second on vault with season-high 9.825 at home meet on March 9 … took third place on floor (9.725) to earn All-ECAC honors at ECAC Championships on March 22 … finished 13th at NCAA University Park Regional Championships on Apr. 5 … captured USA Gymnastics Collegiate Nationals All-Around Championships with 38.9 on Apr. 11.

2013: Competed on every event for the Bears during her rookie season…Earned ECAC Rookie of the Week honors on January 22 after placing second in the all-around in her first collegiate meet…Helped Brown break the school record on the vault on three separate occasions…Put forth strong performances at the USAG Collegiate Nationals, helping Brown to a fourth-place team finish.

Before Brown:
 Graduated from Anderson High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society and the National Spanish Honor Society…Also participated in the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program, Mu Alpha Theta and was a Leadership Council officer…Competed for the Crenshaw Athletic Club and was a two-year Level 10 gymnast...Served as team captain and helped her squad to a 2012 Texas State Championship…A recipient of the 2012 Team Spirit Award...A Region 3 Championship qualifier, she placed 10th in the all-around at the Texas State Championships, finished second in the all-around at the Alamo Classic and earned second on the beam...A 2011 Junior Olympics National qualifier…Placed second in the all-around at the Alamo Classic and 11th at the Region 3 Championships...Helped her team to a first place finish at Western Nationals in 2010 and earned second on the floor...A 2009 Region 3 Championship qualifier, she received her team’s Most Improved Award.

Diana Walters is the daughter of Cherie and Fred Walters of Austin Texas…She has one older sister, Emily…Enjoys hanging out with friends and working out…Her concentration is undeclared.