University of Iowa diving coach Todd Waikel and former Hawkeye standout Deidre Freeman have each gathered a spot on the United States diving team for this year's Pan American Games, the U.S. Olympic Committee announced on Monday.
Having taken the leap from the gymnast floor to the diving well at the age of 14, the Grinnell, Iowa, native is on track to make part of those dreams a reality. But this time, as a diver on the U.S. Olympic team.
University of Iowa diver Addison Boschult and former UI standout Deidre Freeman completed day-three competition at the 2015 FINA World Championship Trials Sunday afternoon inside Indiana University's Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center.
The University of Iowa swimming and diving team handed out its annual team awards on April 26, inside the Feller Club Room in Carver Hawkeye Arena.
Former University of Iowa diver Deidre Freeman finished second in the women's synchronized 3-meter springboard finals Sunday afternoon to wrap competition at the 2015 Puerto Rico Fina Grand prix.
University of Iowa freshman Tereysa Lehnertz posted a pair of top-four finishes at the Mayaguez Swimming International Open II from April 8-12, in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, in preparation for national competition this summer.
Former Hawkeye Deidre Freeman advanced to Saturday's "A" finals session in women's 3-meter competition at the Fina Grand Prix in San Juan, Puerto Rico.