Eli Brandt '23 takes first place in diving

With strong and steady dives spanning his eleven dive performance, Eli Brandt '23 took first place in the 2020 boys' diving competition in the Founders League. Brandt scored over 30 points on ten of his eleven dives, a remarkable feat of consistency.

His final score of 369.60 edged out the second-place finisher by just two points and established a new 11-dive school record for boys' one-meter diving. Brandt set the previous record in 2019 with 342.95 points. Relying on a list of advanced and challenging dives that he has practiced in competition throughout the season, he maintained his poise and focus throughout the four-hour competition. Brandt's performance marks the first time that a KO diver has won the Founder's League.
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