Meet the five men on the Olympics diving team, and take a look at their skills and headshots.
Andrew Capobianco – A native of Holly Springs, North Carolina, Capobianco did gymnastics and diving at the same time for several years. He was paired up with Mike Hixon, the reigning Olympic silver medalist. At the World Cup in Tokyo, they earned the Olympic quota spot by placing fourth.
Tyler Downs – From Ballwin, Missouri, Downs will be the youngest diver at Team USA in Tokyo. He turned 18 on July 19. Downs has an active TikTok account with more than 500,000 followers who watched videos of him dancing and diving.
Michael Hixon – Hixon won the 2016 Olympic silver medal in synchronized 3-meter springboard with Sam Dorman. Hixson turned 27 this month (July) and was 10th in Rio in the individual 3-meter event, placed fourth at the Trials for Tokyo, and did not qualify.
Brandon Loschiavo – Loschiavo, a native of Huntington Beach, California, was eighth at the 2019 World Championships in the individual platform and sixth in synchronized 10-meter in 2017. He is a five-time national champion and would like to become a diving coach.
Jordan Windle – Born in Cambodia, Windle was adopted when he was 18 months old by his father, Jerry. They wrote a children’s book together in 2013 called “An Orphan No More: The True Story of a Boy: Chapter One.”