University of Iowa Athletics

Lainey Woodward

Class So.
Hometown Omaha, Neb.
High School Millard West
Lainey Woodward - Women's Swim & Dive - University of Iowa Athletics

2023-24 — Did not compete…. Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2022-23 — Posted NCAA Zone Diving qualifying standard and a collegiate-best 302.85 off the 1-meter vs. Illinois (311.55)… scored a collegiate-best 275.55 off of the 3-meter at Hawkeye Invite… placed 23rd off of the 1-meter (249.05) and 23rd off of the 3-meter (275.55) at Big Ten Championships… won 1-meter event at Northern Iowa… Dean’s List student (Fall 2022)… letterwinner.



High School — Two-time All-American…two-time team MVP… state runner-up as a sophomore, placing fourth as a junior and eighth as a freshman… conference runner-up as sophomore and junior, placing third as a freshman… set school 11-dive record (497.90)… placed fourth at AAU Nationals in 2021… placed second at 1-meter Zones in 2019 and ninth at AAU Nationals in 2019… high school coach was Peter Charles.

Personal — Born Jan. 16, 2004, in Omaha, Neb… parents are Marty and Kendall Woodward… has two older siblings, Alexy and Makenna… marketing major.

Woodward’s Collegiate Bests

Event Mark Meet Date
1-Meter 302.85 vs. Illinois 1/14/23
3-Meter 275.55 Hawkeye Invite 12/2/22