2005-06 Update (Junior): In the one meter diving, finished second (252.60) vs. Stony Brook (10/29), third (235.77) vs. Boston University (11/12), and fourth (205.05) at Southern Connecticut State. Finished fifth in the 3-meter diving (215.93) and finished sixth in the 1-meter diving (199.80) at Army (11/18)...Finished 13th in both the 3 Meter Dive (338.50) and 1 Meter Dive (218.85) at Rutger's Super Splash (12/2).
As a sophomore in 2004-05 (WKU): Earned Sun Belt Conference Diver of the Week after winning the one and three-meter dives at Evansville (12/4) ... finished with a personal-best score of 243.50 in the three-meter dive and a top score of 205.00 in the one-meter dive ... won the three-meter dive versus Wright State (1/22) ... member of the Sun Belt Conference Championship team.
As a freshman in 2003-04 (WKU): Placed first in the three-meter dive (227.17) at the Red/White Intrasquad .
Before UMass: A 2003 graduate of Brockton High School where he was selected New England Diver of the Year ... a three-year starter ... placed second at the Massachusetts State Championships and first at New Englands on both the one-meter and three-meter dives ... named team's MVP and received the John R. Noonan award three times ... scored 274.95 and 417 on the 1-meter in six and 11 dives, respectively ... scored a 395 in the 3-meter on 11 dives.
Personal: Kirk Richard Scimone ... born Nov. 25, 1985, in Stoughton, Mass. ... son of Mark and Cheryl Scimone ... has two siblings, Jess and Jeff ... majoring in mechanical engineering.