Pac-10 Diving Championships - Day 1

Feb. 28, 2008

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FEDERAL WAY, Wash. -- Arizona State's Micky Benedetti turned in adominating performance with a first place finish in the 3-meter dive,while on the women's side Stanford teammates Sarah Ohr and Meg Hostageplaced first and second in the one-meter dive as the Pac-10 DivingChampionships opened Thursday night at the Weyerhauser King County AquaticCenter.

Benedetti, a junior from Rome, Italy took home his second straight 3-metertitle with a score of 398.85, more than 30 points better than second placeBrent Eischenseer of Stanford, which scored a 365.85. Arizona's BrentGrado finished third with a 353.15.

Nathan Kim of Stanford finished in fourth place (335.85), with MattBisordi of Arizona (5th, 330.15), Billy Sweeney of Arizona State (6th,326.10), Steven Starks of USC (7th, 302.45) and California's Taylor Diehn(8th, 302.30) rounding out the final group.

Ohr, a junior from Kennesaw, Ga. sat fourth after the preliminaryafternoon session, but turned it on in the final with a score of 302.05,good enough to take home the title. Her Cardinal teammate, Hostage, scored289.25 to finish second, followed by Christine Petrilli of USC whose271.85 gave her a third place finish.

Brittany Jumer, the lone Sun Devil to make the final, finished in fourthposition with a score of 261.65. Stanford's Shana Karp (260.90) placedfifith followed by two USC Trojans, Kim Popp (259.50) and Alexis DeMond(245.75). UCLA's Marisa Samaniego, who had the best score of thepreliminary round, finished in 8th place with a score of 227.70.

Event: NCAA Mens 3M Final
1. 398.85 - Micky Benedetti, Arizona State University
2. 365.85 - Brent Eichenseer, Stanford University
3. 353.15 - Ben Grado, University of Arizona
4. 335.85 - Nathan Kim, Stanford University
5. 330.15 - Matt Bisordi, University of Arizona
6. 326.10 - Billy Sweeney, Arizona State University
7. 302.45 - Steven Starks, University of Southern California
8. 302.30 - Taylor Dehn, University of California Berkeley

Event: NCAA Mens 3M Prelim
1. 365.55 - Micky Benedetti, Arizona State University
2. 354.10 - Brent Eichenseer, Stanford University
3. 353.30 - Nathan Kim, Stanford University
4. 338.95 - Ben Grado, University of Arizona
5. 334.50 - Matt Bisordi, University of Arizona
6. 327.35 - Billy Sweeney, Arizona State University
7. 303.00 - Steven Starks, University of Southern California
8. 295.40 - Taylor Dehn, University of California Berkeley
9. 289.95 - Tom Henninger, University of California Berkeley
10. 271.60 - Brian Lawler, University of California Berkeley
11. 254.75 - Derek Roth, University of Southern California
12. 246.50 - Greg Miller, University of Southern California
13. (Ex) 242.65 - Craig Sheedy, University of Arizona

Event: NCAA Womens 1M Final
1. 302.05 - Sarah Ohr, Stanford University
2. 289.25 - Meg Hostage, Stanford University
3. 271.85 - Christine Petrilli, University of Southern California
4. 261.65 - Brittany Jumer, Arizona State University
5. 260.90 - Shana Karp, Stanford University
6. 259.50 - Kim Popp, University of Southern California
7. 245.75 - Alexis DeMond, University of Southern California
8. 227.70 - Marisa Samaniego, University of California Los Angeles

Event: NCAA Womens 1M Prelim
1. 268.35 - Marisa Samaniego, University of California Los Angeles
2. 266.70 - Meg Hostage, Stanford University
3. 259.35 - Shana Karp, Stanford University
4. 256.90 - Sarah Ohr, Stanford University
5. 253.30 - Kim Popp, University of Southern California
6. 250.00 - Christine Petrilli, University of Southern California
7. 249.75 - Alexis DeMond, University of Southern California
8. 248.90 - Brittany Jumer, Arizona State University
9. 245.45 - Katie Lampe, Stanford University
10. 242.90 - Erin Hobbs, Arizona State University
11. 228.55 - Tess Schofield, University of California Los Angeles
12. 228.35 - Morgan Erpenbeck, University of California Los Angeles
13. 226.85 - Danni Ridgway, University of Arizona
14. 226.10 - Brittany Hill, University of California Los Angeles
15. 219.40 - Allison Scaife, University of Arizona
16. 218.45 - Stephanie Whalen, University of California Berkeley
17. 215.55 - Shannon Pirozzi, University of California Los Angeles
18. 210.45 - Laura Sanford, University of California Berkeley
19. 209.90 - Hallie Ivester, Stanford University
20. 207.40 - Laura Winn, University of California Los Angeles
21. 202.20 - Carmen Stellar, Stanford University
22. 187.95 - Carly Smith, University of Arizona
23. 182.55 - Eileen Osmun, University of Southern California
24. (Ex) 234.35 - Holly Kast, University of Arizona

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