CLEMSON, S.C. – Sophomore diver Sarah Blank participated in the USA Diving National Zone C Meet in Ann Arbor, Mich. on July 7-9. Blank competed in the one-meter and three-meter springboard events at the highly competitive meet, qualifying for the finals in both.
In the one-meter, Blank finished the preliminary round with a score of 232.70, 19.70 points off of first place and good for sixth place overall and a spot in the final. In the final, she finished with a score of 225.15, eighth place out of 17 divers. In the three-meter, she finished in 12th place with a score of 221.25 in the preliminary round, and scored 195.80 in the final.
Blank, who previously qualified for the USA Diving National Finals in the three meter as a junior competitor in the summer of 2015, was competing at the senior level for the first time. During her freshman season at Clemson, she qualified to compete in the NCAA Zone B championships in both the one-meter and three-meter. She finished her freshman season as an Honorable Mention Scholar All-American by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).
November 16, 2018