Height: 5’ 8″
Birthdate: July 16, 1994
Birthplace: Amherst, Mass.
Hometown: Amherst, Mass.
Current Residence: Austin, Texas
Education: University of Texas
Club: University of Texas/Longhorn Aquatics
Coach: Matt Scoggin
National Team: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Michael is the son of Mandy and David Hixon. He has an older brother, Matthew, and started diving when he was 7 years old. His mom dove at Ohio State and is the diving coach at the University of Massachusetts. Michael’s dad is the basketball coach at Amherst College. His favorite movie is Boondock Saints. He enjoys basketball, golf, running and biking, and he would like to be a diving coach when he is older. Michael began attending the University of Texas in fall 2013.