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Joel Bierwert
Joel Bierwert

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Leeds, Mass.

High School:
Northampton

Event:
Diving

Major:
Aviation Professional Flight

01/04/2013

McKean Finishes Runner-Up on 3-Meter at UT Diving Invite

Teams will wrap up meet with platform finals Saturday

01/03/2013

Three Tigers Advance to Finals at Tennessee Diving Invitational

Competition continues through Saturday in Knoxville

12/18/2012

Pair of Runner-Up Finishes for Tigers at Auburn Diving Invite

Meet wraps up Wednesday with platform finals

12/17/2012

McKean Wins 1-Meter Title at Auburn Diving Invitational

Six Tigers post career-best scores Monday

12/16/2012

Tigers Host Auburn Diving Invitational This Week

Auburn, Alabama, LSU and Georgia Tech set to compete

Freshman Year (2012-13):
Competed in his first collegiate competition at the Auburn Diving Invitational placing 11th in the 1-meter (265.55) and 12th in the 3-meter (223.05).

Pre-College:
Graduated from Northampton High School ... Was named Athlete of the Year for men's swimming & diving in western Massachusetts ... Four-time all-star in diving ... Two-time all-star in swimming ... Earned four consecutive team sportsmanship awards ... Owns 6- and 11-dive records at his high school ... Also part of 200-yard freestyle relay school record-holding team.

Personal
Parents are Kim and Louie Bierwert ... Has a sister, Lindsay ... Comes from a strong swimming & diving background as his father was a swimmer at MIT and his mother was a diver at Smith College ... His sister is currently a swimmer at Hartwick College ... Trained as a welder fabricator and blacksmith ... Plans to major in aviation professional flight.

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