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HOUGHTON WINS THREE-METER DIVING AT ECACíS
Ashley Houghton won the women's three-meter diving competition at the ECAC Championships.
Pittsburgh, Pa.-Junior diver Ashley Houhgton (
Houghton scored 275.25 in the eveningís finals after entering the session as the top seed with a preliminary score of 252.80.
Junior diver Jeff Salgado (Glen Rock, Pa./South Western/St. Bonaventure) was the only other Retriever to qualify for the finals on Friday and placed second in the menís three-meter competition with a score of 308.60.
In the morningís preliminaries, sophomore Joey Sementelli (
Having only scored in one event each, the Retriever men are 13th overall with 17 points, while the women are 14th with 20 points. UMBCís America East rival Binghamton, which finished second to the Retrievers last weekend at the America East Championships, lead the ECAC competition with 152 team points, while Marist has 190 points to lead on the womenís side.
Saturdayís action will feature Houghton in the womenís one-meter diving, Sementelli and sophomore Andrew Cheung (Tecumseh, Ontario/Vincent Massey) in the menís 400-IM; freshman Justin Bronson (Oshawa, Ontario/Msgr. Paul Dwyer) in the menís 100-fly; freshman Daniele Surkovich (Ellicott City, Md./Wilde Lake) in the womenís 200-free; Roseberry and junior Juan Ortiz (Cali, Colombia/Indian River CC) in the menís 200-free; freshman Tina Cantwell (Sinking Springs, Pa./The Hill School) in the womenís 100-breast; sophomore Scott Auchter (Wernersville, Pa./Wilson), senior Ian Carey (Glenside, Pa./LaSalle) and junior Pat Woodward (Alexandria, Va./Bishop Ireton) in the menís 100-breast; and freshman Milos Djukic (Novi Sad, Serbia & Montenegro/Svetozar Markovic) in the menís 100-back.
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