March 14, 2013
BLACKSBURG, Va. – Harry Bergman, Angelika McGhee and Aaron Snyder of the University of Pittsburgh men’s and women’s swimming and diving team will be in action this weekend at the NCAA Zone A Diving Meet at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center hosted by Virginia Tech University.
Fresh off his 3M Big East Championship title, junior Aaron Snyder leads to way for Pitt into the Zone Meet. Zone A, which is comprised of 30 schools from the East Coast, is allotted 11 total automatic qualifying spots into the NCAA Championship Meet. Six of those bids are for the women, while five are for the men.
A breakdown of the qualifying is as follows:
Women’s 1M: 1st and 2nd
Women’s 3M: 1st, 2nd and 3rd
Women’s Platform: 1st
Men’s 1M: 1st and 2nd
Men’s 3M: 1st and 2nd
Men’s Platform: 1st
The entire meet information can be found on www.DiveMeets.com, including live results once the meet begins.
Schedule of Events:
Friday, March 15:12-2:15 p.m. – Women’s 3M/Men’s 1M – Prelims2:30-3:30 p.m. – Women’s 3M/Men’s 1M – Finals
Saturday, March 16:
12-2:15 p.m. – Women’s 1M/Men’s 3M – Prelims
2:30-3:30 p.m. – Women’s 1M/Men’s 3M – Finals
Sunday, March 17
12-3 p.m. – Men’s and Women’s Platform – Prelims and Finals