Carissa Stemen
Carissa Stemen
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Naples, Fla.
High School: Gulf Coast
Major: Biology
Event(s): Diving

As a sophomore: One of the top divers for the Bulldogs in 2016-17 ... Finished fifth in the 3 meter dive at the NEC Championships ... Earned one first-place finish and four top-three finishes on the year ... Named to the NEC Academic Honor Roll. 

As a freshman: Member of the best diving team in the NEC ... Finished fifth in the 1 meter dive at the NEC Championships ... Recorded season-high point totals in the 1 meter dive at Wagner (238.85) and in the 3 meter dive at Vermont (216.53) ... Won the 1 meter dive against the Seahawks.

Before Bryant: Set the 11 Dive school record as a senior at Gulf Coast ... Won the conference diving championship and the district diving championship ... Named an Academic All-American ... Graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Personal: The daughter of Trudy and Jay Stemen, Carissa Stemen was born on May 1, 1997 ... Has one brother, Mitchell.