The qualification event will run across six days from May 1st – 6th with places for the Games available in the 3m Springboard and 10m Platform.
Sacred Heart Academy won its 9th-straight KHSAA women’s team championship led by Annabel Crush (above), who broke the state record in the 100 backstroke.
Diving Australia has pulled out of the last Olympic diving qualifying event, but have expressed confidence in Australia’s ability to vaccinate athletes before the Olympic Games.
The award honors Bacon as the top female swimming & diving athlete in the country during the 2020-2021 season after sweeping the NCAAspringboard titles.
The U.S. divers will look to secure an additional five Olympic spots after securing seven of the maximum 12 spots available at the 2019 World Championships.
Binghamton seniors Sophia Howard and David Walters swept the women’s and men’s diving events to open the 2021 America East Swimming & Diving Championships.
Best will serve as the Indiana diving program’s volunteer assistant coach.
The final Olympic qualifying event in open water swimming has been moved from Japan to Portugal, where it was held in 2012 and 2016.
Cleveland State’s Matthew Akers won the men’s 1-meter diving event and Oakland’s Bernadette Turchi took the women’s 3-meter diving title on Day 1.
2016 Olympic finalist Oliver Dingley will lead the team. Clare Cryan, Tanya Watson and Ciara McGing will aim to be the first Irish female diver at the Games.
The 2021 CAA Championships kicked off on Friday with diving where UNCW sophomore Kolbein Bjugan defended his CAA titles on both one-meter and three-meter.
Ohio State and Purdue accounted for 5 of the top-8 qualifiers in platform diving in Saturday’s prelims.
UNCW’s Kolbein Bjugan won the men’s 3-meter diving event and Courtney Clausen was victorious in the women’s 1-meter diving competition.
James Madison’s Emily Gross became the third straight Dukes’ diver to claim the 3-meter diving title winning the event with a score of 297.90.
McNicholas earned her second Diver of the Week honor with first-place finishes in both the 1-meter dive (230.93) and 1-meter diving volume (167.47).