December 13, 2021

Buckeye Divers to Compete at Winter Nationals


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COLUMBUS, Ohio – Nine members of the Ohio State diving team make their way to Bloomington, Ind. to compete at the 2021 USA Diving Winter National Championships Dec. 13-18 at Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center. The championship event serves as the qualifier for the upcoming 2022 FINA World Championships as well as the 2022 World University Games.

Representing the men’s team are Joey Canova, Clay Chaplin, Jacob Fielding, Jacob Siler and Lyle Yost. For the women’s team, Jackie Brenn, Mackenzie Crawford, Amanda Ling and Ciara McGing make the trip.

Yost is the first to take the boards for the Buckeye contingent, competing in the platform mixed synchro on Monday. Crawford and Siler also compete on Monday, teaming up for the mixed 3-meter synchro.

Ling and Brenn pair up for the women’s 3-meter synchro on Tuesday. Yost and Fielding take the boards Wednesday for the men’s 3-meter synchro event.

On Thursday, Brenn, Crawford and Ling are slated to take the 1-meter board and all five men are scheduled to compete in the 3-meter dive. Crawford and Ling will compete in the women’s 3-meter dive on Friday while Chaplin, Fielding, Siler and Yost will compete in the platform dive.

The men’s squad closes out the meet with the 1-meter dive on Saturday. McGing takes the 10-meter platform for her lone event, and the team’s final event, of the championship.

The meet will be streamed on USA Diving’s Facebook and YouTube pages.


Buckeyes at the 2021 USA Diving Winter National Championships

Jackie Brenn – Synchro 3M | 1M
Joey Canova – 1M | 3M
Clay Chaplin – 1M | 3M | PL
Mackenzie Crawford – Synchro 3M | 1M | 3M
Jacob Fielding – Synchro 3M | 1M | 3M | PL
Amanda Ling – Synchro 3M | 1M | 3M
Ciara McGing – PL
Jacob Siler – Synchro 3M | 1M | 3M | PL
Lyle Yost – Synchro 3M | Synchro PL | 1M | 3M | PL



Monday, Dec. 13Tuesday, Dec. 14Wednesday, Dec. 15Thursday, Dec. 16Friday, Dec. 17Saturday, Dec. 18
5:30 p.m. – Mixed Platform Synchro10 a.m. – Women’s 3-meter Synchro Prelims10 a.m. – Men’s 3-meter Synchro Prelims10 a.m. – Women’s 1-meter Prelims10 a.m. – Women’s 3-meter Prelims10 a.m. – Men’s 1-meter Prelims
6:30 p.m. – Mixed 3-meter Synchro3:30 p.m. – Women’s 3-meter Synchro Finals3:30 p.m. – Men’s 3-meter Synchro Finals12:10 p.m. – Men’s 3-meter Prelims12:10 p.m. – Men’s Platform Prelims12:30 p.m. – Women’s Platform Prelims
4:30 p.m. – Women’s 1-meter Final4:30 p.m. – Women’s 3-meter Finals4:30 p.m. – Men’s 1-meter Finals
5:45 p.m. – Men’s 3-meter Final5:45 p.m. – Men’s Platform Finals5:45 p.m. – Women’s Platform Finals