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Cole Miller
Cole  Miller


Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

High School:
Sheldon-Williams Collegiate




Miller and Rucker Nominated for H. Boyd McWhorter Award

The duo have excelled academically, athletically and work hard in the community


South Carolina Boasts 70 Student-Athletes on SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll

Gamecocks rank second behind only Georgia


El Kamash Leads Gamecocks On Day Two At SEC Championships

Sophomore finishes fifth in the men's 500 freestyle.


Gamecocks and LSU Split Swimming & Diving Meet

No. 25 Carolina Men Post Victory over Tigers


Miller Sets 3-Meter School Record At NCAA Zone B Meet

Gamecock sophomore finishes fifth in the finals


2015 SEC Championships

2015 SEC Championships


South Carolina vs Queens, Wingate & Vanderbilt (1/23-24/15)

South Carolina vs Queens, Wingate & Vanderbilt (1/23-24/15)


South Carolina vs. Duke (1/11/14)

South Carolina vs. Duke (1/11/14)


  • 2015 All-American 1-Meter Diving
  • 2015 All-American 3-Meter Diving
  • 2015 All-American Platform Diving
  • 2015 CSCAA Scholar All-American
  • 2015 SEC H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete
  • 2015 SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll
  • 2015 SEC Community Service Team
  • 2015 Co-Male Athlete of the Year
  • 2015 Team MVP
  • 2014 SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll
  • 2013 SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll
  • 2012 SEC All-Freshman Team
  • 2012 SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll


  • 1st – 3-meter (12 dives)
  • 1st – Platform (6 dives)
  • 1st – Platform (12 dives)

2015 (SENIOR)

  • First men’s diver in school history to earn All-America honors in 1-meter, 3-meter and platform diving
  • At the 2015 NCAA Championships finished 15th in 1-meter (344.10), 12th in 3–meter (406.85) and 14th in platform (364.00)
  • Qualified for NCAA Championships in all three diving events with top-10 finishes at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships
  • Advanced to finals in all three events that the SEC Championships, finishing 4th overall in 1-meter (379.05), 6th in platform (383.70) and 8th in 3-meter (325.20)
  • Won both 3-meter (392.35) and platform (360.90) at the Georgia Tech Invitational and finished second in 1-meter (342.80)
  • Won both boards in season opener at Kentucky
  • Tallied a combined 10 wins throughout the season

2014 (JUNIOR)

  • Gamecocks top diver
  • Placed in the top 10 in all three events at the SEC Championships 
  • Reached the finals on the one-meter and three meter, finishing eighth (367.85) and seventh (360.50), respectively
  • Placed 10th on the platform with 339.65 points in the prelims 
  • Competed at the NCAA Zone B Championships finishing 11th on the one-meter with 621.10 points and 10th on the three-meter with 691.95 points 
  • Had his top score of the season on the three-meter in a win at Tennessee with 409.28 points Recorded a combined nine wins on the year 


  • Proved to be one of the Gamecocks' best divers for the second straight year
  • Dove in every meet during the regular season and competed at the SEC and NCAA Zone B championships
  • Made the finals on the three-meter springboard at the SEC Championships, finishing fifth with a score of 373.10
  • Also scored points with a 10th-place finish on the platform (321.70) and a 19th-place finish on the one-meter board (262.60)
  • Advanced to the finals on the three-meter board at the Zone B Championships and finished fifth with a school-record 12-dive score of 705.50
  • Placed 21st on the one-meter board at the Zone Championship
  • Recorded a Zone qualifying score in every meet but one during the regular season
  • Earned SEC Diver of the Week honors after posting career bests on both boards against College of Charleston, scoring 380.18 on the one-meter and 424.05 on the three-meter
  • Won three times during the regular season and finished runner-up seven times
  • Finished sixth on the three-meter at the Canadian Summer Senior Diving Nationals and 11th on the one-meter


  • One of the Gamecocks' top divers
  • Finished runner-up in seven times during the regular season
  • Had one win which came against Georgia Tech on the three-meter springboard (380.77)
  • Qualified for the finals at the SEC Championships in both the three-meter springboard and the platform, finishing sixth on the three-meter board (353.95) and fifth on the platform (343.55)
  • Set the 12-dive school record on the platform at the NCAA Zone Championships with a score of 609.25
  • Hit Zone qualifying marks in first collegiate meet at Florida State, posting a score of 306.80 on the one-meter and 332.00 on the three-meter
  • Qualified for the Canadian Olympic Trials on the three-meter springboard with an eighth-place showing at the Canadian Winter Nationals
  • Finished 19th at the Canadian Olympic Trials with a score of 281.45.


  • Graduated from Sheldon-Williams Collegiate
  • Honor Roll student all four years
  • Compiled impressive resume with the Regina Diving Club
  • Currently holds seven provincial records
  • Awarded Saskatchewan's Youth Male Athlete of the Year honor in 2006
  • Finished in the top 10 at every Canadian junior national since 2003
  • Two-time national champion, winning the 1-meter and 3-meter in 2006
  • Three-time bronze medalist at Canadian junior nationals (1-meter 2004, 3-meter 2008, tower 2006)
  • Competed for Canada at the 21st international Lambertz Springen in Aachen, Germany in 2008 and the Amsterdam Diving Cup in 2010
  • Five-time senior national finalist
  • Member of team Sash for 2005 and 2009 Canada Summer Games
  • Won gold on the 1-meterat the 2011 junior nationals and bronze on the 10-meter at the 2011 junior nationals
  • Competed in the 5th UANA Junior Pan American Diving Championships in Medellin, Colombia.


  • Full name is Cole Alexander Miller
  • Born June 13, 1993
  • Parents are Scott and Paula Miller
  • Has one brother, Lee
  • Chose South Carolina because of the experience of the coaching staff, the high-caliber athletes in the program and the friendliness of the team
  • Majoring in exercise science

Miller's Top Scores
Event Score Date Meet Location
1 Meter (6 Dives) 380.18 11/9/12 College of Charleston Columbia, S.C.
1 Meter (12 Dives) 646.15 3/9/15 NCAA Zone B Championships Athens, Ga.>
3 Meter (6 Dives) 433.25 1/23/15 Queens/Wingate Columbia, S.C.
3 Meter (12 Dives) 747.45! 3/10/15 NCAA Zone B Championships Athens, Ga.
Platform (6 Dives) 383.70! 2/21/15 SEC Championships Auburn, Ala.
Platform (12 Dives) 691.55! 3/11/15 NCAA Zone B Championships Athens, Ga.

! = School record

Cole Miller

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