Buffalo Divers Finish Competition at Wildcat Invite
Meili Carpenter and Kenny Rhoades take part in
TUCSON, AZ- Two divers from the University at
Buffalo swimming and diving team competed at the second annual Wildcat
Invitational at the University of Arizona’s Kasser Family Pool
this weekend. Meili
Carpenter and Kenny
Rhoades competed amongst some of the nation's top collegiate diving
programs in the three-day event.
On Friday, Carpenter placed third in the three-meter championship
final with a score of 289.00. Rhoades picked up a fourth-place finish
in the consolation final of the one-meter event with a score of 273.30.
On day two, Carpenter stole the show on the women’s one-meter
board, finishing first overall with a score of 301.20. On Sunday,
Rhoades competed in the platform event where he placed 11th with a
six-dive score of 208.70.
The UB swimming and diving team will be back in action in early
December when they travel to Akron to take part in the Zippy Invite
beginning on December 4.