Hentschel will help to bolster a Buckeye diving group that finished in the middle of the Big-10 last season as the team won the conference title.
China won it’s 5th consecutive women’s 3 meter synchronized Olympic gold medal on Sunday to kick off diving events from Tokyo, Japan.
Russia has so far collected 11 gold, 4 silver, and 5 silver medals and lead the team standings heading into the pool swimming portion.
The final day of diving saw the German 10m women’s synchro team win by the smallest margin ever as Russia topped the medal table.
Tom Daley claimed his first gold medal of the European Championships, winning the 10m synchro event along with his partner Matthew Lee.
Jack Laugher and Daniel Goodfellow (above) gave Great Britain their 3rd victory in 4 synchronized diving events so far at the World Cup.
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.
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.
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.
Led by two medal winning performances by Krysta Palmer (Carson City, Nev./Reno, Nev.), Team USA won two medals on the final day of competition at the FINA Gold Coast Grand Prix in Australia.