Swimming and Diving
LSU's Cassie Weil
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Weil Advances to US Diving 3-Meter Finals
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Published: December 19, 2013, 09:46 PM (CT)
Updated: December 19, 2013, 09:48 PM (CT)
by Brandon Berrio, Student Assistant SID

AUSTIN, Texas. — Sophomore Cassie Weil is moving on to the final of the women’s 3-meter springboard after a ninth place finish. Weil tallied 526.30 points for the day after a quarterfinal score of 266.60 and a sixth place finish.

“Cassie placed herself in the nation’s elite by qualifying for the finals in the women’s 3-meter,” LSU Diving coach Doug Shaffer said. “She was very steady and consistent today and posted very solid performances in the prelims and semifinals. She has room to improve and is in a great position to have her best performance in the finals on Sunday.”

Weil is the final LSU diver competing at the winter championships. It will conclude a week where three Tiger dives made the finals of the senior US diving event.

A full recap will be available on lsusports.net at the conclusion of Sunday’s event. For more information and updates on LSU Swimming and Diving please visit LSUsports.net, ‘like’ us on Facebook at LSU Swimming and Diving or follow us on Twitter @LSUswimdive.

ORDER OF EVENTS

USA Diving Winter Nationals
Sunday
Women’s 3M Final

 

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