Collen Byer and Olivia Schlotterer score at State Diving Meet!
February 22, 2013By Daniel Otten of Celina High School
Wednesday, February 20, four Celina Diving Dogs took part in the Division II State Diving competition. The Ladies began the day in Canton with their 11-dive morning event. Twenty four divers took part. After 5 rounds the field was cut to the top 20, then after 3 more rounds the field was chopped to the 16 scorers. Olivia Schlotterer made it through the rounds to finish 14th. She compiled 337.10 points for her efforts. Samantha Ringo was eliminated after the second rounds of diving, finishing in the 18th spot, scoring 234.35 points. The afternoon session featured the guys. Collen Byer completed his H S diving career with his fourth trip to Canton. He amassed 369.15 points to put him on the podium, in 8th place. Chandler Kimmel finished 24th with 117.30 points.
CONGRATULATIONS TO COACH DAVE KOESTERS AND HIS DIVING DOGS...JOB WELL DONE!
The Swimmers hit the water on Thursday, with preliminary swims. The fastest 16 times in each event will swim in Friday's final.