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Zannella Punches Ticket to NCAA’s on Final Day of Zone Diving Championships

Tommaso Zannella and Drew Sheldon

HOUSTON, Texas – The University of Missouri Diving team wrapped up the final day of the Zone Diving Championships Wednesday, as Tommaso Zannella punched his ticket to the NCAA Championships later this month. Zannella put together two exceptional rounds of platform diving, tallying a final score of 698.30 to finish fourth in tonight’s competition.

Collier Dyer followed suit, putting up a solid prelims score and ultimately finishing 11th. Catie Rodocker made her way to finals after a prelim score of 211.10, before finishing 18th with a total mark of 414.95.

NCAA Done Diving Championships – Day Three (March 13, 2024)
Event Diver // Placement Prelims Score Finals Score Total
Platform (M) Tommaso Zannella // 4th 338.95 359.35 698.30
Platform (M) Collier Dyer // 11th 324.50 281.80 606.30
Platform (W) Catie Rodocker // 18th 211.10 203.85 414.95


Mizzou Swim and Dive will send six athletes to the NCAA Championships later this month. The women’s championships are in Athens, Ga. on March 20, while the men’s championship takes place in Indianapolis, Ind. from March 27-30.


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