Stanford Diving Wins All Four Events at BYU
Feb. 13, 2009
PROVO, Utah - Divers from the top-ranked Stanford men's team and the No. 2 Cardinal women's squad won all four competitions from host BYU in a dual meet at the Richards Building Pool this afternoon. Freshman Taylor Sishc (1-meter) and senior Dwight Dumais (3-meter) were the men's winners, while junior Carmen Stellar (1-meter) and sophomore Meg Hostage (3-meter) captured the women's competitions.
Sishc won the men's 1-meter competition for his first collegiate dual meet victory, while his score of 307.95 represented an 'A' qualifying mark for the upcoming NCAA Zone E Diving Championships. He led the way for a Stanford trio that finished first through third, as sophomore Brent Eichenseer was second with an 'A' score of 301.05 and senior Casey Weston placed third with a 'B' mark of 297.3. Dumais was sixth at 279.75.
Dumais won the 3-meter competition with a score of 403.8 that was nearly 84 points above the 'A' qualifying cut. Eichenseer was again second with an 'A' mark of 401.025, which was 52.5 points higher than the third-place finisher. Sishe (303.4) and Weston (300.9) finished fifth and six, respectively.
Stellar, who was named the Pac-10 Women's Diver of the Month for January, opened February in similar fashion. She won the 1-meter with a dual meet career-high score of 295.2, a mark that was well above the 'A' qualifying cut. Two other Cardinal divers recorded 'A' scores on the 1-meter, as Hostage was second (293.1) and senior Sarah Ohr finished fifth (270.075).
Hostage put forth a winning effort on the 3-meter, posting an 'A' score of 319.2. Stellar finished third at 293.25, while Ohr came in fifth with a 286.575 - good for her second 'A' mark of the day.
Stanford at BYU; Richards Building Pool; Provo, UTMen's 1-meter Men's 3-meter 1. Taylor Sishc, Stanford 307.95 1. Dwight Dumais, Stanford 403.8 2. Brent Eichenseer, Stanford 301.05 2. Brent Eichenseer, Stanford 401.025 3. Casey Weston, Stanford 297.3 3. Ron Morris, BYU 348.525 4. Scott Thalman, BYU 292.425 4. Sam Hatch, BYU 310.2 5. Ron Morris, BYU 285.075 5. Taylor Sishc, Stanford 303.4 6. Dwight Dumais, Stanford 279.75 6. Casey Weston, Stanford 300.9 7. Sam Hatch, BYU 275.325 7. Scott Thalman, BYU 278.475
Women's 1-meter Women's 3-meter 1. Carmen Stellar, Stanford 295.2 1. Meg Hostage, Stanford 319.2 2. Meg Hostage, Stanford 293.1 2. Ava Jackman, BYU 308.55 3. Ava Jackman, BYU 281.675 3. Carmen Stellar, Stanford 293.25 4. Tawni Jones, BYU 278.7 4. Emily Woods, BYU 291.3 5. Sarah Ohr, Stanford 270.075 5. Sarah Ohr, Stanford 286.575 6. Nikki Pryzbyla, BYU 249.525 6. Tawni Jones, BYU 284.025 7. Tricia Bowen, BYU 245.4 7. Syrena Miskin, BYU 279.6 8. Emily Woods, BYU 239.7 8. Nikki Prysbyla, BYU 244.95 9. Syrena Miskin, BYU 226.8 9. Tricia Bowen, BYU 224.25 10. Holly Malmrose, BYU 187.95 10. Holly Malmorse, BYU 207.15