March 7, 2011

Vander Baan Dives at NCAA Championship

Kelli Vander Baan
Kelli Vander Baan

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Kelli Vander Baan of the Northern Michigan University swimming and diving team will be competing at the NCAA Championships in San Antonio, Texas. Vander Baan qualified in both the one and three meter diving events.

Vander Baan is a senior from Highland, Mich. She will dive in prequalifying on Tuesday (March 8) at 10 a.m. in the one meter and at 2 p.m. in the three meter event. Divers that advance will compete on Thursday (March 10) in the one meter and Saturday (March 12) in the three meter.

This is the third year that Vander Baan will make an appearance and fourth year qualifying for Nationals. She advanced out of prequalifying events to the preliminaries in 2008 and 2009 in the three meter dive and was unable to participate in 2010 due to an injury.

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