U.S. divers claimed first in two events, had three second-place finishes and one third-place finish to close out the USA FINA Diving Grand Prix on Sunday.
Team USA had a successful Saturday, winning one gold and four bronze medals on the first day of finals at the USA FINA Diving Grand Prix.
Four Americans are among the divers qualifying for Saturday’s individual finals at the United States FINA Diving Grand Prix after preliminary and semifinal competition Thursday.
Cal won the NCAA title last weekend, and they were good enough that they look like early favorites for next year too.
This year was all about 2nd chances for 1st times
2019 MEN’S NCAA SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIPS Wednesday, March 27 – Saturday, March 30 Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming…
Texas has one diver in the A final and one in the B, while Ohio State will score three divers tonight. Indiana will not score any divers after last year’s third-place finisher missed scoring entirely.
Texas will once again have two divers in the A final, while Indiana scored one and missed one potential scorer on a missed last dive.
Texas put two divers into the top 8 on the 1-meter board, though last year’s 10th-place finisher missed scoring. And Indiana will score one in the A final, though their 11th-place finisher from last year also missed scoring.
Miami’s David Dinsmore won the 2017 NCAA platform dive title, but lost last year to Colin Zeng and two freshman phenoms. All four return this year in what could be the most explosive diving event in recent NCAA memory.
Jordan Windle won the 3-meter board, adding a second event to his NCAA lineup. All three Texas divers will compete on 1-meter and 3-meter later this month at NCAAs.
The Texas Longhorn men qualified all three of their returning NCAA diving scorers to the 2019 NCAA meet this morning through the Zone D Championships in Austin.
The USA Diving High Performance department announced today the 2019 High Performance Tier Two Squad, consisting of 15 divers.
Jordan Windle captured the Winter Trials title in the men’s platform with 796.85 total points, while Lauren Reedy was crowned champion in the women’s 3-meter with 592.30 overall points.
Tennessee’s Colin Zeng won the 1-meter, Texas’ Jordan Windle took the 3-meter title and Purdue’s Brandon Loschiavo was first on the platform at the Texas Diving Invitational.