Kelsey Patterson claimed her first 1-meter MWC title, as well as the women's platform title at the 2006 conference championships.
March 8, 2006
SALT LAKE CITY - The University of Utah diving teams will travel to Oklahoma City, Okla., to compete in the 2006 NCAA Zone E Men's and Women's Diving Regional March 9-11 at Oklahoma City Community College. Air Force will be the host institution at the event.
Thursday's competitions kicks-off at 10:30 a.m. (CST) with the women's 1-meter diving, followed by the men's 3-meter diving at 3:15.
The men's 1-meter diving begins at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, followed by the women's 3-meter diving at 3:30 p.m. On Saturday, the women's platform begins at 10:15 a.m. and the men's platform diving at 1:45 p.m.
Richards claimed the Mountain West Conference title in the 1-meter and 3-meter events at the 2006 MWC Swimming and Diving Championships Feb. 22-25, which was also held at the Aquatic Center at Oklahoma City Community College. Richards has won the 3-meter three years straight, while this marks his first 1-meter conference title after finishing second in 2004 and 2005. Richards tallied 318.55 points in the 1-meter and 361.10 points in the 3-meter.
Jones finished fourth in the men's platform event at the conference championships. Jones tallied 269.20 points in the event.
Patterson claimed her first 1-meter conference title, as well as the women's platform title at the conference championships. Patterson tallied 284.35 points in the 1-meter and 285.95 points on the platform. Patterson finished second in the 3-meter with 316.15 points after winning the event at the 2005 championships.
Braszkiwiecz placed sixth in the women's 3-meter event at the conference championships with 273.10 points. The freshman placed eighth in the 1-meter with 243.55 points.
Order of events
Thursday March 9 Women's 1-Meter: 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Men's 3-Meter: 3:15 p.m.-5:45-UU-
Friday March 10 Men's 1-Meter: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Women's 3-Meter: 3:15 p.m.-7
Saturday March 11 Women's Platform: 10:15 am.-12:45 Men's Platform: 1:45 p.m.-3:45