2006-07 (Junior): Finished 11th in one-meter, three-meter and platform events at the MWC Championships.
2005-06 (Sophomore): Competed in 11 meets during the season for UNLV.
2004-05 (Freshman): Was the lone diver for the Rebels during the season.
High School: Swam four years for Palo Verde and dove his senior season ... took fifth at the state championships ... helped team to three-straight regional championships.
Club: Dove two years for Southern Nevada Divers ... qualifed for both zones and western championships.
Personal: Eli Alii Takeshi Tanimoto ... born on Dec. 10, 1985, in Honolulu, Hawaii ... son of Larry and Leslie Tanimoto ... has one sister, Amanda (18) ... majoring in secondary education ... enjoys skateboarding, snowboarding and surfing.
Tanimoto's Personal Bests 1 meter 256.80 3 meter 418.50