Talbott Paulsen
Talbott Paulsen
Year: So.
Hometown: Woodside, CA
High School: Menlo-Atherton High School
Position: Diving
Events: Diving
Major: Undeclared
Bats/Throws: Davenport

Collegiate Best Scores:
1-meter diving: 316.65
2-meter diving: 330.75

Collegiate Awards:
Second Team All-Ivy (2017)

2016-2017 (Sophomore):
1-meter diving: Second place at the Ivy League Championships. Won the event at the HYP meet.  Won the event five times during the regular season.
3-meter diving: Third place at the Ivy League Championships. Won the event four times during the regular season.

2015-2016 (Freshman)
1-meter diving:  Ninth place at the Ivy League Championships.  Eighth place at the HYP meet. Competed at the NCAA Zone A Championships. 
3-meter diving:   Fourth place at the Ivy League Championships and at the HYP meet. Competed at the NCAA Zone A Championships.

Before Yale:
Dove at Stanford Diving Club. High School All-American. 10-time top 25 finisher USA Diving JO Nationals; top 10 finisher 4 times. 4-time finalist CA Central Coast Section High School Championships. 4-year Principal's Distinction for academic achievement. 4-year California Scholarship Federation elected member.

Why I Chose Yale:
I chose Yale because I love the vibe. Yale couldn’t have a better environment - brimming with energy, curiosity, creativity, camaraderie, and fun. I knew that this was where I would flourish as both a student and an athlete.