Gracia had two major accomplishments in 2012; she won her first senior title with a victory on 3-meter at the AT&T National Diving Championships, and she followed that up with a victory on the international stage with a win on 3-meter at the FINA Junior World Championships in Adelaide, Australia.
16 (August 25, 1996)
National Team Member:
- Daughter of Patricia Leydon and James Mahoney.
- She also has two older siblings, Caitria and Jake.
- Gracia began diving at age nine and now trains six days a week.
- Moved from her hometown of Newton, Mass. (outside of Boston) to train with Drew Johansen in Durham, N.C.
- Before she took up diving full time, she was also involved in gymnastics and ice hockey. Now she enjoys lacrosse, ballet and soccer in addition to diving.
- Won her first individual senior title in 2012 with a victory on 3-meter.
- Member of the USA Diving Junior Elite Performance Squad (JEPS). The JEPS is designed for talented junior divers who aspire to compete in the 2016 and 2020 Olympics.
- Senior National Titles: 1
- Junior World Championship Medals: 1 (1 Gold)
- Junior Pan Am Medals: 1 (1 Gold)
- Junior National Titles: 3 ----------
- 2012 FINA Junior World Diving Championships: 1M - 5th, 3M - 1st
- 2012 AT&T National Diving Championships: 3M - 1st, Platform - 4th
- 2012 Junior National Diving Championships: 1M - 1st, 3M - 3rd, Platform - 8th
- 2012 U.S. Olympic Diving Trials: 3M - 7th, Platform - 10th
- 2012 USA Diving Winter National Championships: Platform - 22nd
- 2011 Junior Pan American Games: 3M - 4th, 3M - 1st
- 2011 USA Diving Winter Nationals: 1M - 9th, 3M - 7th
- 2011 Junior National Diving Championships: 1M - 2nd, 3M - 1st, Platform - 3rd, Platform Synchro - 1st
- 2011 AT&T National Diving Championships: 3M - 32nd, Platform - 2nd
- 2010 FINA Junior World Diving Championships: 1M - 8th; Platform - 5th
- 2010 USA Diving Junior National Championships: 1M - 2nd, 3M - 4th, Platform - 1st, Platform Synchro - 6th
- 2009 Speedo USA Junior National Championships: 1M - 3rd, 3M - 2nd, Platform - 3rd
- 2008 Speedo USA Diving Junior National Championships: 1M - 3rd, 3M - 3rd, Platform - 5th
- 2007 Speedo USA Diving Junior National Championships: Platform - 18th