Posted: Dec 17, 2013 11:28 PM
Updated: Dec 17, 2013 11:29 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Aaron Fleshner easily won the men's 1-meter title and Tory Ishimatsu took the women's title at the USA Diving winter national championships Tuesday.
Fleshner, of Spring, Texas, totaled 805.15 points for his second national title, beating Clark Thomas of Olathe, Kan., who took second with 695.85. Connor Kuremsky finished third at 692.85. Scores carried over from preliminaries to finals.
Ishimatsu, of Seal Beach, Calif., rallied to win her second career national title with 536.15 points. She was fourth after prelims. In the finals, she scored more than 50 points on four of her five dives, including 63.70 on her front 2 pike.
Kara McCormack, of Austin, Texas, was second at 532.60. Thea Vock of Clermont, Fla., finished third at 526.00.
The meet continues through Sunday.