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    John Andrade
    John Andrade

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Avon, Conn.

    High School:
    Avon

    Last College:
    Notre Dame

    Height / Weight:
    5-8 / 145

    Event:
    Diving



    11/18/2014

    John Andrade Named Big Ten Diver of the Week

    Senior won his first-career dual meet event as a Wildcat last week

    10/16/2014

    Youth Helps Wildcats Outrace Eagles in Opener, 161-139

    Freshmen account for four of NU's eight individual event victories

    03/26/2014

    Winter Sports Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Big Ten Nods

    Northwestern with a combined 155 fall and winter honorees thus far

    03/26/2014

    Winter Sports Student-Athletes Receive Academic All-Big Ten Nods

    Northwestern with a combined 155 fall and winter honorees thus far

    11/15/2013

    Northwestern Pulls Away From Wisconsin, 165-135

    Wildcats claim Big Ten victory in final dual meet of the fall season

    2013-14 (Northwestern): Academic All-Big Ten ... Competed at the Big Ten Championships in the 1-meter, 3-meter, and platform ... Competed in the TYR Finals placing third in the 1-meter, 3-meter, and platform ... Finished fifth in the 1-meter and fourth in the 3-meter vs. WKU (10/25) ... Finished third in the 1-meter and fourth in the 3-meter vs. UIC/Wyoming (11/9) ... Finished third in the 3-meter vs. Wisconsin (11/15) ... Finished fourth in the 1-meter and 3-meter vs. Iowa (1/25) ... Finished fourth in the 3-meter and 1-meter vs. Milwaukee (1/31).

    2011-12 (Notre Dame): Named the Irish's most improved diver ... a finalist on the 1-meter springboard at the 2012 Big East Championshps ... finished third on the 1-meter and fourth on the platform at the 2012 Hawkeye Invitational ... Qualified for and competed at the 2013 NCAA Zone Meet ... Diver who contributed to the Irish squad as a point-scoring member at the Big East Championships in both the 1 and 3-meter diving events ... earned eighth place in the 1-meter dive (253.90) at the Big East Championships, and also placed 14th (237.75) in the 3-meter dive at the same meet ... set season-bests in both events while diving in an exhibition against Michigan State, posting scores of 273.60 for the 1-meter and 278.03 for the 3-meter ... saw dual meet action against Northwestern, Pittsburgh, Purdue, and Louisville as well as the quad meet against Michigan, Oakland, and TCU ... was named the team's Most Improved Diver at the conclusion of the season ... earned a monogram.

    High School: A three-year varsity letterwinner and team captain on the Avon Falcons diving team ... Completed on the cross country team as a freshman, junior and senior ... member of the River City West Diving club from 2008-2011.

    Personal: Born John Alexander Andrade in Chevy Chase, Md ... Son of Juan and Sandra Andrade ... Transferred to Northwestern from Notre Dame ... A member of the National Honor Society and an AP Scholar while making Honor Roll in high school ... Competed in diving, cross country and track and field at Avon (Conn.) ... Team captain, all-league and All-American performer as a senior ... Competed on the club scene with River City West Diving ... Full name is John Alexander Andrade ... Son of Sandra and Juan Andrade ... Has two siblings, Allie and Emily ... AP Scholar ... Double major in psychology and Spanish.

    ANDRADE'S CAREER BESTS

    Event Career Best
    1-meter springboard 295.00
    3-meter springboard 338.25
    10-meter platform 228.60