March 13, 2011

AUSTIN --- The Texas A&M divers closed out the final day of the Zone D Diving Championships on Sunday secure in the knowledge that they had already grabbed their NCAA Championships qualification earlier in the competition.

Advancing to the NCAA Championships from the Aggie dive crew were juniors Grant Nel and Cam McLean from the men's team and juniors Janie Potvin and Lorena Lujan from the women's squad. The Aggies' final NCAA rosters are set with 15 swimmers and two divers advancing for the women, and five swimmers and two divers for the men's team.

On Sunday, the divers competed in the platform dive. Advancing to the finals were Potvin, who finished seventh with 497.45 points, and Nel, who was also seventh with 603.60 points. Lujan placed 14th with 214.65 points.