Jenkins takes 18th
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 3:00 AM
Members of the Decorah diving team competed at the Marshalltown Invite Saturday.
Thirty-four divers from across the state competed in the invite. Each diver does 11 dives.
Taking first overall was Julie Dickinson of West Des Moines Valley with a score of 422.9.
Decorah was led by Jennison Jenkins. She earned 18th with a score of 301.2.
Not far behind her was Michelle Halse. Halse was 22nd with a score of 287.45.
Also competing were Ruth Vermace, taking 31st with 308.15 points; and Emyleigh Opat in 32nd with 207.3 points.
The Vikes are at Charles City/Algona today, Tuesday, Oct. 18.
The Vikings will compete at the Cedar Falls Regional. The diving competition is Thursday, Oct. 25, with the swimming taking place Saturday, Oct. 27.
Other teams in the district include Cedar Falls, Charles City, Dubuque Hempstead, Dubuque Senior, Dubuque Wahlert, Mason City, Waterloo East and Waterloo West.