Diving can sometimes be overshadowed at swimming/diving meets, as it doesn't account for a lot of the total team points. However, it's certainly enough points to make the difference in a close result. So, out of respect for our great divers, here are your medalists from last week's NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. (!)
full results ==> Click here: NCAA Swimming/Diving Results
And, it was certainly exciting to see Olympic medalists, Nick McCrory and Kristian Ipsen, on the podium once again. But, it was equally exciting to see newcomers, such as Michael Hixon and Rafael Quintero, there as well.
... plus, Rafael Quintero of Arizona in action. Is he now the heir-apparent to the 10-Meter title? Watch and see next season.
Name: Rafael Quintero
Date of Birth: July 24, 1994 (Leo)
Hometown: Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
Height/Weight: 5'9"/156 lbs
--- 2014 NCAA 10-Meter silver medalist