Jan. 26, 2013
USAF ACADEMY, Colo. - Day two competition wrapped up the Air Force Diving Invitational Saturday at the Cadet Natatorium. The men's 1-meter, women's 3-meter and the men's platform competion took place.
Utah swept the competition, winning all three events. Chuen Li Foo won the men's 1-meter, Kersten Merry won the women's 3-meter and Caleb Herrick won the platform diving.
Foo won the 1-meter by scoring 333.25 points in the finals. Jacob Crayne of Utah took second with 330.65 points and Josiah Purss completed the Utah sweep with a third place finish with 316.90 points.
Merry won the 3-meter with 300.90 points in the finals. New Mexico's Megan Harper (300.00) and Michole Timm (296.55) followed in second and third.
Herrick paced another 1-2-3 finish for Utah in the platform with a winning finals score of 318.35. Purss followed in second with 303.50 points and Foo was third with 297.80 points.
Freshman Dominic Vallejo continued to dive well for Air Force, finishing fifth in the platform and sixth in the 3-meter. Vallejo made the 3-meter finals, scoring 284.80 points. Vallejo scored 276.35 points in the platform.