Trinity Divers Open Competition at Regional Meet

Trinity Divers Open Competition at Regional Meet

Grinnell, Iowa - Tiger divers opened competition Friday at the NCAA Division III Region 2 Championships at Grinnell College.



Daniel Valmassei was Trinity's top scorer of the day with a second-place finish on the men's 1-meter board. Valmassei scored 502.90 points after 11 dives and unofficially qualified for the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships. The event is scheduled for March 20-23 at Greensboro, North Carolina.

Duncan MacAskill placed fourth on the men's low board and Anthony Liva came in at #6 of 12 divers.

Maren Merwarth finished fourth of 14 competitors on the women's high board with an 11-dive mark of 379.05. Merwarth and Katarina Partalas will both compete Saturday in the 1-meter event.



The Regionals conclude with the men's 3-meter competition and the women's 1-meter board on Saturday starting at noon.