Position
Diving
Height
5'8
Class
Sophomore
Hometown
Milwaukee, Wisc.
Previous School
Wisconsin
Major
Kinesiology
High School
Washington Park HS

JUNIOR SEASON (2015-16)
Narrowly missed reaching his first NCAA Championships after finishing sixth on one-meter at NCAA Zones … Finished seventh on one-meter at SEC Championships … Took second on one-meter against both Texas A&M and Missouri … Finished third against Missouri and fourth against Texas A&M on three-meter … Earned fourth on one-meter at the Georgia Diving Invite … Finished sixth on platform, fifth on three-meter and seventh on one-meter at the Art Adamson Invitational … Swept the one-meter and three-meter springboards against Northern Arizona and Wyoming … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll … Earned his second varsity letter.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2014-15)
Made immediate impact for the Tiger divers during his first season … Reached the final of one-meter and three-meter at zones … Finished sixth overall on three-meter at SEC Championships with the eight-highest score in school history … Finished fourth on both springboard events against Tennessee … Tallied second place finishes on both springboard events against Incarnate Word … Finished sixth in the final of platform and seventh in the final of one-meter at the Texas A&M Invite … Earned his first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
An experienced diver who transferred to LSU from the University of Wisconsin … Scored four points for the Badgers at the 2014 Big Ten Championships on one-meter … Finished third on three-meter at the Big Ten Triple Duals … The 2013 YMCA National Champion on one-meter … Participated in the USA Diving Junior Nationals in 2012 and 2013 … In high school, named All-Conference Athlete of the Year during his junior and senior seasons … Took the Wisconsin state championship on one-meter and broke the 29-year old state record … Brought home the one-meter championship in his junior year … Finished fourth and third at state championships in his freshman and sophomore years, respectively … Named to the All-Conference Second Team during his sophomore season … Coached by Andy Kortendick and was a four-year letterman in high school.

PERSONAL
Born on September 1, 1994 …Parents are John and Lori Suchla … Has one brother – Jacob … Majoring in kinesiology.

SUCHLA’S TOP SCORES
One-Meter 366.75 2014 Incarnate Word
Three-Meter 373.80 2015 SEC Championships
Platform 293.15 2016 Kentucky and Virginia Tech

SUCHLA’S TOP 2015-16 SCORES
One-Meter 342.70 SEC Championships
Three-Meter 372.80 Zone Diving Regional
Platform 293.15 Kentucky and Virginia Tech

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