Dolly Payne
Dolly Payne
Height: 5-4
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Alamitos, Calif.
High School: Los Alamitos
Position: Diving
Major: Materials Science and Engineering

Collegiate Best Scores
6 Dives on 1-meter board - 303.85
6 Dives on 3-meter board - 272.25
11 Dives on 1-meter board - 432.80
11 Dives on 3-meter board - 444.85

2016-17: NCAA Division III New England Diving Regional Qualifier … CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … at the NCAA Division III New England Diving Regional, posted a seventh place finish on the 3-meter board with a score of 438.70 and finished 11th on the 1-meter board with a score of 417.10 … at the NEWMAC Championship, placed seventh in both disciplines with scores of 424.90 (1-meter) and 444.85, a collegiate best (3-meter) … at the MIT Winter Invitational, finished seventh on the 3-meter board (236.20) and eighth on the 1-meter board (222.25) … during regular season dual meets, recorded a best placement of second on the 1-meter board against Tufts with a season best mark of 274.19 points and third on the 3-meter board against Coast Guard with a score of 240.97 points. 

2015-16: NCAA Division III New England Diving Regional qualifier … CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention … at the NCAA Division III New England Diving regional (2/26-27), placed 18th on both the 3-meter board with a score of 384.20 and the 1-meter board with a score of 371.75 … at the NEWMAC Championship (2/18-21), took seventh place on the 1-meter board (432.80) and 10th on the 3-meter board (420.90) … at the MIT Winter Invite (12/5-7), earned fifth place on the 1-meter board (249.30) and fifth on the 3-meter board (248.80) … during the regular season, had best six-dive scores of 303.85 on the 1-meter board and 257.35 on the 3-meter board against Tufts and Wellesley (1/16).

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in materials science and engineering … completed research in the Media Lab as a member of the personal robots group and on Computational Modeling of Shape Memory Materials in the Schuh Group … TechCallers … ReachOut Tutoring.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Los Alamitos High School … four-time varsity letterwinner … three-time Sunset League Women’s Champion … named MVP of the Sunset League in 2013 and 2015 … also competed on the tennis team and dove for the McCormick Divers of Long Beach … National Honor Society  … California Scholar Federation … Spanish Honor Society … valedictorian … National AP Scholar with Distinction.