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Goodman Remains in Fifth After Semifinal

May 17, 2013

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-  Rising senior Kelsey Goodman sits in fifth place after the semifinals of the women’s 3-meter diving competition at the World Championships Trials at the Morcom Aquatics Center. Through ten dives, Goodman has tallied a total of 512.70 points.

The Moultrie, Ga. native will join 10 other divers in the final round which is slated for Monday at 11:35 a.m.

Deidre Freeman (Unattached) holds the lead with a total of 579.00 just ahead of Samantha Pickens (Tuscon Diving Team), who scored 575.95 through the semifinals.

Making his World Championship Trial debut was the 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist David Boudia in the men’s 10-meter platform.  Boudia (Boiler Diving Academy) holds the lead with a total of 1030.20 after the semifinals well ahead of David Bonuchi of Mizzou Diving with 880.75.

Incoming freshman, Dominic Giordano came back and dove a solid semifinal round in order to qualify for the finals of the men’s 10-meter platform, which are scheduled for 12:25 p.m. on Monday. The Wexford, Pa. native scored 288.15 after his first six dives before improving on his next six, tallying 365.95 for a total of 654.20. Giordano advances to finals in 12th place.

Saturday’s session will start at 10 a.m. with the men’s 3-meter synchronized prelims, followed by the women’s 3-meter synchronized prelims.  At 1 p.m. the men’s synchronized platform prelims will start along with the women’s synchronized platform.

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Competition Schedule:

Wednesday, May 15 10:00 A.M. Start
Event 1: Men’s 1M Semi-final
Event 2: Women’s 1M Semi-final – *Kelsey Goodman
Event 3: Men’s 1M Final
Event 4: Women’s 1M Final – Kelsey Goodman – 8th

Thursday, May 16 10:00 A.M. Start
Event 5: Men’s 3M Quarterfinal: 10:00 a.m.
Event 6: Women’s 10M Quarterfinal- *Katrina Young 12:30 p.m.
Event 7: Men’s 3M Semifinal: 3:00 p.m.
Event 8: Women’s 10M Semifinal: 4:15 p.m. – Katrina Young – 5th

Friday, May 17
Event 9: Women’s 3M Quarterfinal- *Kelsey Goodman
Event 10: Men’s 10M Quarterfinal- *Dominic Giordano
Event 11: Women’s 3M Semifinal
Event 12: Men’s 10M Semifinal

Saturday, May 18
Event 13: Women’s 3M Synchro Prelim- 10 a.m.
Event 14: Men’s PL Synchro Prelim- 10 a.m.
Event 15: Women’s PL Synchro Prelim- 1 p.m.
Event 16: Men’s 3M Synchro Prelim- 1 p.m.

Sunday, May 19
Event 17: Men’s PL Synchro Final 10 a.m.
Event 18: Women’s 3M Synchro Final 10: a.m.
Event 19: Men’s 3M Final- 11:15 a.m.
Event 20: Women’s 10M Final – 12:25 p.m. Katrina Young

Monday, May 20
Event 21: Women’s PL Synchro Final 10 a.m.
Event 22: Men’s Synchro 3M Final- 10 a.m.
Event 23: Women’s 3M Final- 11:35 a.m. Kelsey Goodman
Event 24: Men’s 10M Final- 12: 25 p.m. Dominic Giordano

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