Gagnet takes fifth in platform at Georgia Invite

Dec. 5, 2004

ATHENS, Ga. - California senior diver Louie Gagnet grabbed fifth place and freshman teammate Javier Rivas was ninth on the platform on Sunday, the final day of the Georgia Invitational. The Golden Bears, with just their divers, compiled 60 points to finish seventh out of eight teams at the swimming and diving meet. Minnesota won the men's side of the Invitational with 1215.5 points, while Virginia Tech, also with just its divers, was last with 29 points.

Gagnet, who was fourth on the one-meter springboard on Friday and third on the three-meter board on Saturday, collected 434.70 points on the platform. Rivas, who was 12th on the three-meter board, had 342.25 points on the platform.

Georgia InvitationalTeam Standings - Day 3 (12/05/04)

Place Team Points1 Minnesota 1215.52 Florida State 860.53 Georgia 6734 Harvard 4925 Emory 2756 Michigan State 2677 California (divers only) 608 Virginia Tech (divers only) 29

Men's Platform Diving5. Louie Gagnet (California), 434.70 points,9. Javier Rivas (California), 342.25 points.