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BYU dive to compete at Wildcat Diving Invite

(Photo by BYU Photo/Mark Philbrick)

PROVO, Utah – The BYU men’s and women’s dive teams will travel to compete in the Wildcat Diving Invitational on Nov. 20-21 at the Hillenbrand Aquatic Center in Tuscon, Arizona.

BYU will compete against divers from Arizona, NAU, New Mexico State, San Diego State and Idaho.

This season, Kevin Dreesen has registered two wins in the 1-meter dive and two additional first-place finishes in the 3-meter dive event. Matt Denkers has also started strong with a first-place finish in the team’s last outing against Colorado Mesa.

Ali Tippetts-Kottcamp has been diving to a standout season for the women’s team, registering a first place finish in the 1-meter dive against Boise State and another first in the 3-meter event against UC Davis. Freshman Kaela Call got the first win of her collegiate career with a first-place finish in the 1-meter dive against UNLV.

The invitational will start at noon MST on Friday and Saturday. Results will be posted following the event on the men’s and women’s schedule pages.