Maha Amer - Swimming & Diving - Arkansas Razorbacks

Maha Amer

R-Jr | 5-2 | Diving | Cairo, Egypt | Nefertari International Schools

Career Stats

Sophomore (2018-19)
Finished second in both 1-meter(302.70) and 3-meter(344.93) at the Houston meet… During the Georgia meet Amer took third with a score of 247.50… The Cairo native’s finish was a season-best and qualified Amer for the NCAA Zone Diving Championships… In the final day at the NCAA Zone ‘D’ Diving Championships, sophomore Maha Amer finished in 12th place on the platform with an overall score of 502.90… Amer earned the honor of being selected to the All- American second team.

Freshman (2017-18)
>> 2018 CSCAA Scholar All-America
>> 2017-2018 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
>> 2017 Fall Athletics Director’s List
>> 2018 Spring Academic Champion

In her first meet as a Razorback at the California Quad Meet she placed third in the Women’s 1m diving, posting a score of 259.60 … she also competed in the Women’s 3m diving where she placed second, earning a score of 319.30 … while competing in the SEC Championships she earned a fourth-place finish in the Women’s 1m diving competition, posting a score of 322.35 earning the team 26 points … earned the honor of being named to the SEC All-Freshmen Team … Earned a trip to NCAA Championships with zone finish on 1m.

Prior to Arkansas
Represented her home country of Egypt at the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, where she finished 27th on the 3m springboard with a five-dive score of 245.40 … has competed in international events in Italy, Canada, Malaysia, Singapore, Puerto Rico and Germany’s Grand Prix … qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics after her performance at the World Cup in Brazil … participated in the Eindhoven diving cup where she won a silver and a bronze medal … won two silver medals and three bronze medals at Senet diving cup … has won five national titles over the past five years.

Born March 3, 1999 in Cairo, Egypt… Daughter of Amina Khairy and Khaled Amer… has one sister Aly Amer… is majoring in Public Health and economics.

2017-18 Season Bests

1-Meter322.35SEC Championships02/14/18
3-Meter319.30UCLA/WSU/UC Davis10/28/17
1-Meter322.35SEC Championships02/14/18
3-Meter319.30UCLA/WSU/UC Davis10/28/17