|Hometown:||San Luis Obispo, CA|
|High School:||San Luis Obispo|
2011-12: Finished 20th in the three-meter (236.50) and 23rd in the one-meter (206.80) diving at the MAC Championships. Set season-bests of 236.70 on the one-meter board at St. Bonaventure and 251.63 on the three-meter board vs. Bowling Green during the regular season.
High School: Earned four letters and captained one season at San Luis Obispo High School for coach Coral Minton. Won her league title three years and finished sixth at the state championships. Also a member of the Central Coast Diving club program.
Personal: Born November 4, 1993. Daughter of Tim and Shannon Merritt. Has one brother (Ethan). Favorite athletes include Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis and NBA player Danilo Gallinari. Favorite food is chocolate. Participated in gymnastics and has taught preschool gymnastics. Majoring in biology.