Hoosier Divers Wrap Up FINA World Cup in China


Indiana University divers wrapped up competition at the 2018 FINA World Cup in Wuhan, China on Thursday.

Indiana had three entrants in the men’s 3-meter springboard, with IU alum Michael Hixon leading the way with a ninth-place finish. Hixon totaled a score of 410.65.

Also, current Indiana divers James Connor (20th) and Andrew Capobianco (30th) participated in the 3-meter dive, with scores of 390.70 and 350.70, respectively.

Earlier in the week, Hixon also competed in the men’s 3-meter synchro with teammate Sam Dorman, placing fifth overall with a score of 392.82.

Rounding out the action for the Hoosiers was Jessica Parratto. The rising senior placed fifth in the 10-meter synchro with a total of 297.54.

Also representing Indiana at the FINA World Cup was head diving coach Drew Johansen, who served as head coach for Team USA at the World Cup.



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