COLUMBUS, Ohio – Four members of the Ohio State men’s and women’s diving team are competing this week in Iowa City, Iowa, at the USA Diving Winter National Championships and a fifth is competing at the Winter Canadian National Championships in London, Ontario. The USA Nationals competition is being held at the University of Iowa’s new Campus Recreation and Wellness Center and runs through Feb. 6.
Buckeyes competing include senior Katie Bell (Columbus, Ohio), and fourth-year juniors Bianca Alvarez (Miami, Fla.) and Kristen Asman (Columbus, Ohio) from the women’s team and freshmen Christian Holstein (Upper Arlington, Ohio) from the men’s side. Additionally, freshman Shane Miszkiel (Victoria, British Columbia) is competing this week at the Winter Canadian National Championships in London, Ontario.
In Iowa City, nine members of the 2008 U.S. Olympic Diving Team are expected to headline the list of divers competing for national titles on the 1- and 3-meter springboard events and the 10-meter platform plus synchronized 3-meter and 10-meter events.
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