Jake Bowtell '14 wins State Open Diving Championship!
Jake Bowtell '14 won the State Open Diving Championship with a score of 491.10 at Middletown High School on March 14. He is the first Fairfield Prep diver to win a State Open Championship since Thomas Thomas '94 in 1994. Jake capped off a stellar season going undefeated in dual meets, winning the SCC Championship, taking 2nd at the LL Championships and then claiming the State Open title. He also broke the 6 and 11 dive Fairfield Prep team records. Prep divers Tanner Blank '14 and Robert McCrory '15 also qualified for the State Open finishing 14th and 16th respectively. It was the first time 3 Prep Divers qualified for the State Open in the same year.
The State Open concludes on Saturday, March 16 with the Swimming competition at Yale @ 2:30pm. Fairfield Prep Swimming & Diving heads into the State Open Championship coming off a SCC Championship and a strong Runner-Up finish at the LL Championships.
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