Freshmen account for four of NU's eight individual event victories
2014-15: Member of Northwestern’s diving corps … Achieved a career-best score of 302.35 -- cracking the 300 point mark for the first time -- in placing second on the 3-meter springboard during a double dual sweep of UIC and Oakland (10/25) … Finished fourth on the 1-meter, fifth on the 3-meter and second on the 5-meter platform at the Wildcats’ home TYR Invitational (11/21-11/23) … Achieved his season-best score of 272.35 on the 1-meter springboard to finish 26th at the Big Ten Championships … Also competed in the 3-meter springboard event at the B1G meet, placing 28th … Compiled nine total top-five dual meet event performances to score points for Northwestern, including a regular-season-best score of 272.33 on the 1-meter springboard against Iowa to take fourth (1/24) … Recorded a career-best 262.50 on the 10-meter platform against Minnesota and Purdue (1/31).
2013-14: Freshman diver competed in the Big Ten Championships in the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform ... Dived in the TYR Finals finishing fourth in the 3-meter and fifth in the 1-meter ... Finished third in the 1-meter vs. E. Mich./Illinois (10/18) ... Finished third in the 1-meter and fifth in the 3-meter vs. WKU (10/25).
High School: Three-time letter winner as a diver ... 2010 Marion County (Indianapolis) Champion ... Two-time state qualifier ... Competed three years for Starz Diving Club ... Qualified for 2011 Age Group Nationals, 2012 East Nationals and 2012 Junior Nationals ... Member of National Honor Society and Honor Roll at Lawrence Central High School
Personal: Born Reed Joseph Dillon ... Son of Doug and Marie Dillon ... Club teammates with fellow Class of 2017 Wildcat Andrew Cramer ... Chose Northwestern over Columbia University ... Major is undeclared.