Nicholas Halbach Wins Fourth National Championship!
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - On Saturday, senior diver Nicholas Halbach (Wheat Ridge, Colo.) of the USMMA Men's Swimming & Diving team took home his fourth national championship! The senior bested all the competition on the 3-meter board in the NCAA Division III Championships.
The Wheat Ridge native completed the unprecedented feat in exciting fashion, as it came down to the last dive of the meet. Halbach, who was on his last dive won the 3-meter event by three points.
For his marvelous week at Nationals Halbach was named the NCAA Division III Diver of the Year! In addition, Kings Point Head Coach Kevin Ryan was honored as the Diving Coach of the Year.
As a team, USMMA men's swimming and diving team finished in 19th overall.