Posts Tagged: Diving

Lindquist wins 500 freestyle, one of 3 Alaskans on Hawaii team

January 6, 2019

Kodiak’s Talon Lindquist earned his first victory for the University of Hawaii swim team during a dual meet with the Wisconsin Badgers. The freshman won the men’s 500-yard freestyle in 4 minutes, 34.46 seconds, beating seven other NCAA D1 swimmers. Lindquist, of Kodiak High fame, has turned in top-3 performances in previous meets, placing second… Read more »

Jordan wins Macalester College’s first NCAA title in diving

April 7, 2014

Already the most accomplished diver in Macalester College history, Renee Jordan of Anchorage is now the best in the country. The former Alaska state champion won a national championship after placing first in the 1-meter competition at the NCAA D3 Women’s Swimming & Diving Championships in Indianapolis. Jordan is a senior at Macalester College in… Read more »

Bennett dives to school record, all-MAC honors at Buffalo

March 25, 2014

University at Buffalo diver Cade Bennett of Anchorage had executed the Inward 2½ dive a couple hundred times before the Mid-American Conference Championships. But never when he was contending for a conference title and shooting for a school record. Despite the pressure, Bennett nailed it. The all-conference freshman finished second on the 1-meter board at… Read more »