Young Reaches Semi of 1m-Board at USA Diving Nationals

April 17, 2007

BOYDS, Md. - California freshman diver Samantha Young qualified for the Wednesday semifinals of the senior women's one-meter springboard in the 2007 Speedo USA Diving Spring National Championships held at the Germantown Indoor Swim Center. Young took 10th place on the one-meter board in Monday's preliminary round with a score of 199.85 to qualify.

The one-meter semis begin at 11 a.m. ET and the final is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET on Wednesday, April 18.

The Shoreline, Wash., product who was named the Pac-10 Newcomer of the Year last week, also placed 30th on the three-meter board prelim with a 162.25 at nationals.