Nina Privitera
Nina Privitera

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Lee's Summit, Mo.

High School:
Lee's Summit West High

Event:
Diving

10/31/2014

Bears Swimming and Diving Falls to Missouri

Missouri State ends a busy October slate of swimming and diving competition with several swimmers picking up season-best times against the Tigers on Friday

10/17/2014

Comeback leads to Strong Showing in Duel in the Pool for Bears

The Missouri State men's and women's swimming teams hit their stride midway through annual Duel in the Pool to earn near Sweep of Drury

10/11/2014

Bears Split With Salukis in Weekend Finale

The MSU men's swimming and diving team completes an undefeated weekend while the women fall to the Salukis Saturday

02/15/2014

Bears Win Seventh Consecutive MVC Swimming & Diving Championship

MSU earns 11th title overall with three event wins Saturday

02/13/2014

Swimming & Diving Bears Jump Out to First-Day Lead at MVC Championships

MSU wins four events; lead second-place SIU by 95.5 points

Background: Competed and broke her career-best score on the 1-meter board at the Missouri Valley Conference championships ... Topped her mark that she previously set at Shamrock Invitational ... Set her best-marks before the conference event at the Shamrock Invitational on both the 1- and 3-meter diving boards ... Did both in the final scoring portions of each event.

Background:
Lettered and qualified for state all three years at Lee's Summit West (Mo.), coached by Jeff Mix ... Two-time conference champion ... Was named team captain as a senior ... Earned all-state honors with eighth-place finish on 1-meter at the 2013 MSHSAA Girls Swimming & Diving Championships ... Bettered her 6-dive school record in 2013 with a personal-best score of 377.20 ... Also broke the Titans' 11-dive meet record ... Took 10th in the MSHSAA diving competition as a junior with a school record 364.65 points ... Began diving career as a sophomore in high school; Qualified for state in first year of diving and placed 16th overall at the 2011 Championships...Former competitive gymnast through level 9.

Personal: Nina Marie Privitera is the daughter of Joe and Lori Privitera ... Born July 12, 1995 in Kansas City, Mo. ... Has two younger siblings, John and Kara ... Plans to go through Missouri State's Pre-Dentistry program and attend dental school following graduation.

Career Bests at Missouri State
Event Score Opponent/Meet Date
1-Meter Diving 252.08 vs. Southern Illinois 10/11/14
3-Meter Diving 233.77 Duel in the Pool 10/16/14

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