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Diving Finishes Third In SC Diving Invitational

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., December 8, 2002 - Springfield College freshman Mike Shaw (Westfield, Mass.) earned the male diver-of-the-meet honors, propelling the Pride to a third-place finish out of 13 teams at the SC Diving Invitational on Sunday at the Art Linkletter Natatorium.

Shaw finished first on both the one and three-meter boards with scores of 267.30 and 265.45, respectively.

Senior All-American Alison Mellage (Union, N.J.) finished first in the one-meter dive with a score of 247.95 and fourth in the three meter dive with a score of 234.95 for the Pride.

SC Diving Invitational Final Results

Team (Points)
1. UConn (91)
2. UMass-Amherst (64)
3. Springfield College (62)
4. Brown (42)
5. Connecticut College (20)
6. Yale (18)
7. Ithaca (18)
8. Amherst (15)
9. New Hamsphire (8)
10. Mt. Holyoke (4)
11. Keene State (2)
t-12. Fairfield and Smith (0)

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Head Coach John Taffe

John Taffe John Taffe enters his 25th season in 2013-2014 as the head coach of the men's and women's swimming teams at Springfield College. Under Taffe’s leadership, the Pride has returned to its status as one of the best collegiate swimming and diving programs in Division III. Read more.

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Diving Coach Peter Avdoulos

Peter Avdoulos Peter Avdoulos is regarded as one of the top diving coaches in the nation, and will enter his 29th season as the diving coach for both the men's and women's programs in 2013-2014. The current NEWMAC Women's and Men's Diving Coach of the Year, Avdoulos has coached countless All-New England and All-American divers, as well as several National Champions. Read more.

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