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Walsh, Mathews Finish 2nd in 3-Meter Diving at NEISDA Championships

Abby Mathews
Abby Mathews

WALTHAM, Mass. -- Bentley University's Mike Walsh (South Salem, N.Y./John Jay HS) and Abby Mathews (Chelmsford/Chelmsford HS) each posted second-place finishes off the three-meter board as the diving portion of the New England Intercollegiate Swimming and Diving Association Championships concluded Sunday night at Bentley's Dana Center pool.

Walsh, a junior, had a score of 360.65 and was just nosed out for the title, by 1.5 points, by UMass-Dartmouth's Christian Francia.

The women's competition wasn't quite as close with Mathews, a sophomore, posting a score of 351.20 and finishing about 65 points back of Westfield State's Kim Schmidt.

Bentley senior Emily Travers (Brentwood, N.H./Exeter HS) was fourth with 332.60 points and teammate Shelly D'Aleo (Enfield, Conn./Suffield Academy), a sophomore, was seventh amongst nine competitors, at 295.55.

The swimming portion of the NEISDA Championships will be held in White River Junction, Vt. this coming weekend, and the Bentley women with carry a substantial lead in the team standings into the meet. The Falcons amassed 158 during the two days of diving, 94 more than Keene State, UMass-Dartmouth and Westfield State.

On the men's side, Bentley amassed 52 points, with only Keene State (59) having more.

 

NEW ENGLAND INTERCOLLEGIATE SWIMMING & DIVING ASSOCIATION CHAMPIONSHIPS

MEN'S THREE-METER DIVING 

Place

Name

School

Score

Points

1.

Christian Francia

UMass-Dartmouth

362.15

20

2.

Mike Walsh

Bentley

360.65

17

3.

Adam Stanley

Roger Williams

310.05

16

4.

Josh Tuller

Keene State

301.75

15

5.

Derek Peabody

Keene State

288.90

14

WOMEN'S THREE-METER DIVING

Place

Name

School

Score

Points

1.

Kim Schmidt

Westfield State

416.00

32

2.

Abby Mathews

Bentley

351.20

28

3.

Laura Folsom

Roger Williams

336.95

27

4.

Emily Travers

Bentley

332.60

26

5.

Amanda Dirksmeier

Simmons College

314.40

25

6.

Ceclia Rius

UMass-Dartmouth

297.05

24

7.

Shelly D'Aleo

Bentley

295.55

23

8.

Rachael Battis

Keene State

259.20

22

9.

Nicole Holmstead

Western Connecticut

243.65

20