Divers compete at NCAA Region ?D? Diving Championships


    TCU divers Kyle Callens and Katie Lybbert closed the 2011 season over the weekend at the NCAA Region “D” Diving Championships inside the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center.

    Callens, the TCU record holder on the 1-meter and 3-meter springboards, finished 15th overall on the 1-meter board with a cumulative score of 567.00. The Deer Park, Texas, native scored a 290.75 in the prelims to qualify for the finals before notching 276.25 points in the finals.

    On the 3-meter springboard, Callens finished in 16th place with a total score of 593.50. He notched a 293.30 in the prelims before adding an additional 301.20 in the finals portion of the competition.

    Lybbert placed 32nd on the 1-meter springboard when she scored a 222.65 in the prelims. She did not qualify for the finals. For the 3-meter springboard, the Argyle, Texas, native recorded a prelims score of 259.70 which was good for 23rd place.

    NCAA Region D Diving Championships &- TCU Results

    Men’s 1-meter springboard

    15 Kyle Callens 290.75p, 276.35f = 567.00

    Men’s 3-meter springboard

    16 Kyle Callens 293.30p, 301.20f = 593.50

    Women’s 1-meter springboard

    32 Katie Lybbert 222.65p

    Women’s 3-meter springboard

    23 Katie Lybbert 259.70p