Indiana Takes Women's, Team Titles at AT&T National Diving Championships
Aug. 17, 2009
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Indiana University diving squads capped off a solid week of performances by taking the women's team title and combined team title at the 2009 AT&T National Diving Championships in Tallahassee, Fla.
The women's squad finished with a total of 151.50 points, bolstered by Christina Loukas' national title on the 1-meter springboard. Loukas also placed second on the 3-meter, while Brittney Feldman and Heidi Mahnken captured a bronze in the synchronized platform competition. Feldman and Loukas combined for second in the synchronized 3-meter event.
Indiana's women combined with the men to take the combined team title with 186.50 points, ahead of Longhorn Aquatics at 141.50 points. As a unit the IU men placed seventh with a score of 35 points. Longhorn Aquatics took the men's team title with 141.50 points.
Loukas was also named the high point individual winner. The Indiana All-American and 2008 Olympian edged out Kelci Bryant for the title with 54.00 points to Bryant's 52.50.
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