May 20, 2013

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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State diver Cheyenne Cousineau has earned a coveted spot on the United States team for the 2013 FINA World Championships being held July 19 – Aug. 4 in Barcelona, Spain. Alongside fellow Ohioan Samantha Bromberg, she will compete in the women’s synchronized platform event.

Cousineau captured a spot on Team USA at the USA Diving FINA World Championships Trails in Tallahassee, Fla. At the meet, which took place May 15-20, Cousineau and Bromberg placed first in the 10-meter synchronized event with a final round score of 595.23.

A native of Temperance, Mich., Cousineau is well versed in national diving competitions. Most recently she competed at the 2012 AT&T National Diving Championships where she finished third in the 10-meter synchronized event. As a Buckeye, Cousineau has developed into the leader of the women’s diving unit. Her accolades thus far include winning the 2012 Big Ten championship on the 10-meter dive as well as picking up All-America accolades at the 2013 NCAA Championships.