Sam Helvie Finishes Eighth on the Platform
Feb. 12, 2007
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - California's sophomore diver Sam Helvie finished eighth on the platform on the third and final day of the 2007 Pac-10 Diving Championship on Sunday, in Federal Way, Wash., at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatics Center.
Helvie posted a 215.25 in the final of the event, after he was marked with a 250.35 in the preliminary round. The January Pac-10 Diver of the Month scored his season-best 251.35 at the Georgia Invitational on the platform.
On Friday, Helvie finished eighth on the one-meter springboard with his score of 277.60 and on Saturday he finished fifth (322.40) on the three-meter.
Javier Rivas scored 240.55, finishing ninth in the preliminary of the platform.