Tara Goodwin
Tara Goodwin


Lockport, Ill.

High School:


2005-06: Finished 11th in the league three-meter finals (216.90)...took second with a score of 221.10 in the three-meter event against Ball State and Illinois State...Dove to a third-place 240.08 on the three-meter board against Butler...tallied a 227.30 on the three-meter board to place third against Cleveland State and Youngstown State.

2004-05: Rebounded from a torn ACL to lead team in the 11-dive three-meter event with a career-best 382.90 at the Horizon League Championships...three-meter score was good for fifth in the league...turned in season-best six-dive score on the three-meter board against UW-Green Bay with a 231.00...notched season-best 223.28, the team's second-best one-meter score of the season, against Cleveland State...led team on one-meter board against Wright State with a second-place 207.00...won the one-meter event against Western Illinois with a 197.40...won the three-meter event against Saint Louis with a's second-leading performer in both the one-meter and three-meter events at the Bill Ritter Invitational.

2003-04: Established career bests in the one-meter (254.85) and six-dive three-meter (247.65) against Butler...suffered torn ACL halfway through the season and sat out the rest of the campaign.

2002-03: Put up team's second-best three-meter scores...set a then-career-high in the one-meter event with a 225.45 against Valpo...also set a six-dive three-meter personal best with a 239.45 in the Valpo meet...scored an 11-dive 343.10 that was good for first place in the Horizon League Championships three-meter preliminaries...finished eighth in the three-meter finals with a then-career high 360.95.

Prep/Personal: Four-year letterwinner as a diver for Lockport...three-time All-SICA West Conference honoree...three-time state qualifier...finished 16th in the state her senior year...turned in an 18th place state finish her junior year...holds six- and 11-dive records for the Porters...earned three letters as part of the badminton team...two-time state badminton qualifier who finished fourth overall in Illinois during her senior year, garnering All-State and All-SICA West honors along the way...also lettered on the gymnastics squad...born March 31, 1984...daughter of Loren and Linda Goodwin...majoring in elementary education.

Career Best Scores

Event				Score		Date
One-Meter Dive (Six Dives)	         254.85		11-15-03
Three-Meter Dive (Six Dives)	247.65		11-15-03
Three-Meter Dive (11 Dives) 	382.90		2-24-05