March 13, 2011
ANNAPOLIS, Md. - University of Connecticut sophomore Danielle Cecco (Hicksville, N.Y.) completed a terrific weekend on Saturday as she won the one-meter diving title at the NCAA Zone Diving Championship. Cecco also won the three-meter championship on Friday and will now compete in both events at the NCAA national championship on March 17-19 in Austin, Texas.
In Saturday's action, Cecco scored 567.70 points to easily outdistance Sarah Milton of Virginia Tech, who had 507.75 points. Cecco let the event after the preliminaries (six dives) with 287.40 points.