January 20, 2004

Brown Women's Swimming Places Second in Springfield Diving Invitational

Jan. 20, 2004

The Brown Women's Diving Team finished second in the Springfield College Diving Invitational. Fairfield University finished first with Springfield and Ithaca rounding out the competition. The meet was rescheduled from December due to inclement weather. Sophomore Jessica Larsen (Wayland, MA) finished first in both the one-meter and three-meter diving competitions.

In the one-meter diving competition, out of 16 divers, Larsen took a first place finish with a time of 271.70. Senior Sarah Pedersen finished third with teammate freshman Amy Latinen finishing fourth.

In the three-meter competition, Larsen also finished first with a time of 275.25. Teammate Pedersen and Latinen finished third and fifth respectively.

In addition, Larsen was named Outstanding Female Diver of the Meet. Her times in both events were NCAA Qualifying scores.