Iowa State divers making it happen in the Big 12 Championship


Senior Sydney Ronald dives into Beyer Pool on Jan. 18. The Iowa State women’s Swimming and Diving team won against Illinois State University with 191-100. 

Chanler Twedt

After last week’s performances by the Iowa State swimmers, it was now the divers’ turn for some action in the championship. 

Monday got started with the three-meter prelims, Iowa State Michelle Schlossmacher Smith scored a 288.90 on the dive to finish sixth in prelims Schlossmacher Smith also secured a 10th zone cut on the season.

In the three-meter consolation finals- Joscelyn Buss took fifth with a 244.10 score and Jessica Coffin finishes eighth with a 196.15 score. 

In the 3M dive finals Michelle Schlossmacher Smith finished 8th in the three-meter finals with a final score of 273.65 her average score of each dive was 45.61.

Iowa State Swim and Dive Team is in third place with 476 points after day five of the Big 12 Championship.