At Michigan... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten Conference (2008-10) ... Four-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award (2007-10).
Senior (2009-10)... Finished third on the one-meter board and fourth on the three-meter board at Copa Coqui (Jan. 2)... Big Ten Diver of the Week (Dec. 7)... swept both diving events at the EMU Invitational (Dec. 4-5)... scored 301.00 on three-meter and 290.00 on one-meter... set new career-high on one-meter against Toledo and the Univ. of Toronto (Jan. 23), with a score of 294.75.
Junior(2008-09)...Championship Meets... finished 10th in platform diving with a season-best score of 251.00 points, placed 13th in one-meter diving with a score of 251.55 and came in 15th in three-meter diving with a score of 245.60 at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 18-21) ... Regular Season... earned a career-best score of 293.03 in the one-meter event against Notre Dame (Feb. 7) ... finished first in the one-meter event with a score of 288.30 against Ohio State (Jan. 23) ... finished first in the one-meter event with a score of 285.45 against Northwestern (Jan. 17) ... qualified for the Zone C Diving championships with a first-place finish and career-high score of 303.15 in three-meters and a second-place finish and score of 259.20 in one-meters against Minnesota (Oct. 10).
Sophomore (2007-08)...Championship Meets... posted personal bests in a fourth place finish off of the platform (268.05) and 10th in one-meter (267.60); also finished 14th in three-meter (267.75) at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 21-23) ... Regular Season... finished sixth in three-meter diving (247.50) after posting an NCAA zone mark during preliminaries (270.75); also placed sixth off the platform and eighth in one-meter diving (220.30) at the Texas A&M Invitational (Nov. 16-18) ... came in second in platform diving (195.60) vs. No. 8 Texas and No. 23 Indiana (Nov.2-3).
Freshman (2006-07)...Regular Season... placed fourth in three-meter (194.25) and dove exhibition in one-meter (253.05) at Northwestern (Jan. 20) ... earned 11th in three-meter (243.85) at Michigan Invitational (Jan. 12) ... scored eighth in one-meter diving (196.40) and seventh in three-meter diving (209.85) at EMU Invitational (Dec. 1-2) ... made career debut against No. 24 Princeton, scoring fifth in three-meter diving (212.17).
Prep... Howell High School (2006) ... National Honor Society ... summa cum laude all four years ... all-county academic ... four-year varsity letterwinner in diving ... three-year member of the U-M Dive Club (2004-06) ... state qualifier as a sophomore and state finalist as a junior (15th) and senior (4th) ... school and conference meet record holder for six and eleven dives ... varsity record holder, including in the 4x100-meter relay (2006) ... two-time Michigan Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association qualifier (2005-06) ... Kensington Valley Conference (KVC) league meet runner-up ... two-time All-KVC (2005-06) ... 2006 KVC diving champion ... Lansing State Journal Dream Team ... two-time Livingston County Press/Press & Argus Athlete of the Week (2006) ... Howell High School Hall of Fame selection ... 2006 Diving All-America honors ... also a four-year letterwinner in track and field.
Personal... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... majoring in sport management ... birthday August 31, 1988.
Week #9: Wolverines Ready for NCAA Championships
Hayden, Murphy Qualify on Platform to Close Zone Diving Championships
Hayden Added to NCAA Roster at Zone Diving Championships
Two Divers Punch Tickets to NCAA Championships
Five Divers Prep for NCAA Zone C Diving Championships
Michigan Sending 10 Swimmers to NCAA Championships
Make It Two! Michigan Repeats as Big Ten Champion