Lichtig Competes at NCAA Diving Regionals

Lichtig Competes at NCAA Diving Regionals

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Junior Asher Lichtig of the Amherst College men's swimming and diving team competed at the two-day NCAA Division III Regional Diving Championships Friday and Saturday at Springfield College.

On Friday, Lichtig competed in the 3-meter dive and placed fifth overall in the 20-person field. He scored 555.65 points. The following day, the junior took fourth overall in the 1-meter dive with 501.35 points.

Lichtig has qualified for the 2015 NCAA Division III Championships and will join eight others from the men's swimming and diving team. The national meet scheduled for March 18-21 in Shenandoah, Texas.