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Emma Ivory-Ganja

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    The Woodlands, TX


    University of Texas (undergraduate); Indiana University (law school)

    Emma is the daughter of Ann Ivory and Ed Ganja...She also has two siblings, Abby and Rhys...Emma began diving when she was 10 after seeing Laura Wilkinson win the gold medal in the 2000 Olympics, and she recalls watching the 2004 Olympic women’s 10-meter competition on VHS every day when she was younger...She trained with the same club team as Laura, and the two are now close friends...Emma was also a gymnast until she was 12...During competitions, Emma likes to listen to music (particularly Taylor Swift and Drake)...Emma’s favorite dive is 205B...When she is not training, Emma enjoys watching other sports (she is a big Houston Texans fan and would love to meet JJ Watt), ...Emma is in law school at Indiana University and is interning with a judge (spring semester 2020)
    • 2015 World University Games team member
    • 2014 national champion (synchronized 10-meter)


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