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Karen LaFace

Full name: Karen Marie LaFace (-Getzin)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-1 (155 cm)
Weight: 110 lbs (50 kg)
Born: January 29, 1966 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Diving

Biography

Karen LaFace was a springboard diver who competed for The Ohio State University. In addition to her 1992 Barcelona Olympic appearance, LaFace won gold on springboard at the 1991 Pan American Games. She also won the 3-metre springboard at the 1990 Volksbank International in Vienna (Wien), Austria, and the 1990 US Olympic Festival. While at Ohio State she was NCAA Championship on the 1-metre springboard in 1987.

After college, LaFace attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania. She did a residency in family medicine at Brown University, and then practiced in Ithaca, New York, specializing in women’s primary care. She also coached diving at Ithaca College.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving Women's Springboard United States USA 9

Women's Springboard

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS DP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S J6S J7S DOD DC# SP
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final 9 447.75
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying 11 QU 279.06
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #1 6 36.96 8.0 8.0 7.5 7.5 7.5 7.0 8.0 1.6 101A
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #2 11 39.42 7.0 7.0 7.5 7.5 8.0 7.0 7.5 1.8 201B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #3 7T 42.75 9.0 7.0 7.5 7.5 8.0 7.0 7.5 1.9 301B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #4 4 44.73 7.0 8.0 7.5 6.5 7.0 7.0 7.0 2.1 403B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #5 9 44.10 6.0 7.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 7.5 7.0 2.1 5132D
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #6 4 56.88 8.0 7.5 8.0 7.5 8.0 8.0 8.0 2.4 105B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #7 11 38.64 4.5 4.5 4.5 5.0 5.0 4.5 4.5 2.8 205C
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #8 10 32.76 4.5 3.5 4.0 4.5 3.5 4.0 3.5 2.8 305C
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #9 4 60.48 7.5 6.5 7.0 6.5 7.5 7.5 7.5 2.8 5235D
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Final Round Dive #10 9 51.03 6.0 7.0 6.5 5.5 6.5 7.0 5.5 2.7 405C
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #1 8T 37.80 7.0 7.0 7.5 7.0 7.0 7.0 6.5 1.8 201B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #2 6 43.89 7.5 8.5 8.0 8.0 7.5 7.5 7.5 1.9 301B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #3 10T 47.25 7.5 7.5 7.5 8.0 7.5 7.0 7.5 2.1 403B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #4 23T 46.80 6.5 6.5 6.5 7.0 6.5 6.5 6.5 2.4 105B
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #5 24 43.68 6.0 5.0 5.0 4.5 5.5 5.0 5.5 2.8 305C
1992 Summer 26 Barcelona Diving United States Qualifying Dive #6 5 59.64 6.5 7.0 7.0 7.5 7.5 7.0 7.0 2.8 5235D
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