Hoosiers Advance on Day 2 of USA Diving Nationals
Aug 14, 2013
IOWA CITY, Iowa - Indiana University seniors Darian Schmidt and Kate Hillman, along with recent graduate Amy Cozad have moved on to the finals of the 3-meter springboard and 10-meter platform, respectively, at the 2013 AT&T Senior National Diving Championships in Iowa City, Iowa.
Schmidt, who finished third in the 1-meter springboard competition on Tuesday, qualified 10th for the 3-meter springboard finals with a semifinal score of 377.20. Earlier in the day he was the 11th overall finish in the preliminary round with a score of 368.15. The men's 3-meter final will take place Saturday.
Cozad and Hillman went 1-2 in the women's 10-meter platform prelims, with Cozad the top scorer at 324.10, followed by Hillman at 317.20. Both advanced to Saturday's final round with Cozad placing eighth in the semifinal (269.65) and Hillman ninth (266.25).
Competition runs through Aug. 18 at the University of Iowa Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. Thursday's competition will feature the quarterfinal and semifinal rounds of the women's 3-meter springboard and the men's 10-meter platform.
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