Capsuto to Compete at NCAA Diving Regionals
March 6, 2006
Cal senior Tara Capsuto is set to compete at the NCAA Zone E Regional Diving Championships this week. Capsuto, who is a team captain for the women's diving team, is the only diver from the Cal women's team to qualify for the regional competition, which will be held at Oklahoma City Community College in Oklahoma City, Thursday-Saturday.
Capsuto will be up against divers from schools in the Western U.S. including Pac-10 foes Arizona, Arizona State, UCLA, USC and Stanford. Eleven divers from the women's competition will advance to the NCAA Championships in Athens, Georgia next week. The women's swimming championships will also take place at the University of Georgia from March 16-18.
At the Pac-10 Championships, Capsuto placed 18th on the platform (178.50 points), 14th in the 3-meter event (253.20) and 21st in the 1-meter event (196.90).