Divers excel at invitational
A group of Parkland High School divers competed in an Invitational meet last week at Northeastern High School in Manchester.
Parkland boys finished 1-2-3 at the event. Trojans freshman Ethan Radio took first place with a score of 498.60, while sophomore Logan Choma (483.9) and junior Kole Cannon (451.20) were right behind in second and third place, respectively.
Junior Lexi Lehman was the highest Parkland finisher in the girls meet, taking second place overall at 466.60. Alex Brinker, also a junior, finished fourth (455.45) while classmate Kate Gottwald (415.85) was sixth. Parkland freshman Ally Roth (363.65) finished 15th in a field of 35 divers, while senior Nicole Sofko (331.20) placed 15th.
The Trojans will compete this weekend in the East Penn Conference Diving Championships and then go on to the district championships on Feb. 23.