The Ottumwa Courier

August 19, 2013

Sam Dorman wins 3rd title of week in US diving


Ottumwa Courier

---- — IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Sam Dorman won the his third title of the week Sunday in the U.S. national diving championships, teaming with Zac Nees in the men's synchronized 3-meter event.

Deidre Freeman won the women's 3-meter title, Steele Johnson topped the field in the men's 10-meter, and Samantha Bromberg and Cheyenne Cousineau won the women's synchronized 10-meter.

Dorman, also the individual 1-meter and 3-meter winner this week, and Nees finished with the 390.33 points in the final. They were second with two rounds to go and took the lead with 80.58 points on their fifth dive, an inward 3½ tuck. They finished with 77.52 points on a front 2½ with two twists.