Rebecca Soni, the back-to-back Olympic breaststroke champion in 2008 and 2012, is one of 5 swimmers inducted into the ISHOF class of 2020.
Lauren Burch, a diver from The Woodlands High School, has verbally committed to Stanford University for 2021-22.
Three Olympic berths are confirmed for European divers: for Great Britain in the men’s 3m, and for Russia in the women’s 3m and men’s 10m.
USA Diving announced that Terry Bassett, who brings more than 20 years of management experience, has been named the organization’s Chief Executive Officer.
USA Diving Inc. announces that it will be moving its national office from Indianapolis, Ind. to Colorado Springs, Colo. in the fourth quarter of this year.
Two key Minnesota divers will sit out the coming NCAA season to prepare for the 2020 Olympic year: NCAA champ Sarah Bacon and scorer Kristen Hayden.
Kyle Bogner comes to Missouri after spending the last 4 seasons at Wyoming, where he qualified 3 divers to the NCAA Championships on 5 occasions.
Rising sophomore Tazman Abramowicz will follow his coach Landon Marzullo, who was named Wisconsin’s new head diving coach in May.
At the age of 13 years and 7 months, Oleksii Sereda has become the youngest gold medalist ever in the history of the diving European Championships.
Russia’s Evgenii Kuznetsov and Nikita Sheilkher won men’s 3m synchro gold, while Vitaliia Koroleva won women’s 1-meter at the European Diving Championships
Russia’s Evgeny Kuznetsov was superior in the men’s 3-meter final, while Ekaterina Beliaeva and Viktor Minibaev dominated the mixed 10m synchro competition.
In the women’s 3m final 3.70 points separated the three medalists at the Euoprean Diving Championships, while the margin was 4.74 in the men’s 10m synchro.
Six years after his last individual title, Patrick Hausding made it again. The 30-year old German won the 1m final with a magical last dive.
Much to the joy of the home crowd, the Ukrainians doubled down the events held on Day 2 at the European Diving Championships in Kyiv.
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