Wheeler, Conway win 1-meter diving with NCAA Zone cuts
Honors & Awards 2012-13 All-MVC Honorable Mention 2012-13 MVC Scholar-Athlete Team 2012-13 MSU Female Diver of the Year 2011-12 All-MVC Honorable Mention 2011-12 MVC Scholar-Athlete Team 2010-11 All-MVC Honorable Mention MSU Athletics Director's Honor Roll - Spring 2013, Fall 2012, Spring 2012, Spring 2011, Fall 2010
2012-13: Named All-MVC Honorable Mention for the third straight year ... Earned MSU Female Diver of the Year honors ... Set career bests on both 1- and 3-meter boards at the 2013 MVC Championships ... Won the 1-meter consolation finals at conference; made her way into the top-five all-time at No. 4 with her score of 264.10 ... Achieved a personal best in the 3-meter prelims and placed eighth overall at night in the A-Final ... Just 0.90 points shy of landing her first-ever NCAA Zone `D' qualifying cut on 1-meter ... Won on three different occasions including a sweep at the Truman State dual...Ranked as the Bears' top diver this season on both springboards ... Named to the MVC Scholar-Athlete Team for the second year in a row.
2011-12: Was one of nine Bears on the all-MVC honorable mention squad ... Dove in the 1-meter A-Final at the 2012 MVC Championships and placed sixth ... Finished 11th in the 3-meter diving competition at the conference meet ... Named to the 2012 MVC Scholar-Athlete team ... During the dual-meet season, Conway finished first on the 1-meter board three times: vs. Lindenwood, vs. Truman State and at Drury ... Won the 3-meter diving competition in dual meets vs. Truman State and at Drury...Was MSU's top finisher at the UIW Christmas Invitational, capturing top-three finishes in both the 1- and 3-meter diving events.
2010-11: Named to the all-MVC honorable mention team ... At the 2011 MVC Championships, Conway notched a seventh-place finish on 1-meter and also reached the A-Final in the 3-meter competition (8th) ... Recorded the season's top mark (240.53) in 1-meter diving at home against Evansville...Finished as the top MSU diver on 1-meter on six different occasions.
Background: Comes to Missouri State from Pine Tree High School in Longview, Texas ... Was a first-team all-state diver during her sophomore, junior and senior years ... Was also a district and regional champion, setting school and regional records during her last three years.
Personal: Lindsey Nicole Conway is the daughter of Bret and Vicki Conway ... Born on June 11, 1992 in Longview, Texas ... Has two sisters, Alicia and Brittany ... Majoring in biology.