STATESBORO, Ga. – The Clemson diving team defeated Georgia Southern 30-8 in Statesboro, Ga. on Saturday. The Tigers improved to 3-0 to begin the 2014-15 season.
Junior Megan Helwagen qualified for zones in both the one-meter and three-meter events. Her score of 284.03 in the three-meter was the best score of the day and the highest Tiger three-meter score on the early season. The Mason, Ohio native finished third in the one-meter posting a score of 280.20.
Sophomore Sarah Braun won the one-meter event for the second straight weekend by posting a 297.15 to qualify for zones. Fellow sophomore Danielle Reitsma placed second in the one-meter with a 289.80, also surpassing the 265 threshold to qualify for zones. Reitsma finished third in the three-meter after posting a 268.35.
Senior Chelsea Uranaka finished off the scoring for the Tigers placing fourth overall in the three-meter with a score of 266.33.
After a brief hiatus, Clemson will seek to continue its winning ways Nov. 20-23 at the Georgia Tech Invitational and the Pitt Panthers Invitational.
January 15, 2022