Locals excel in state diving meets

St. Joseph High’s Amanda Lopez placed sixth, Elena Ball was seventh, Emma Labash eighth and Abby Weber 17th in Class S, while Trumbull High’s Kristen Miolene was 20th and Cassie Gallace 31st in Class LL at the state diving championships on Nov. 11.

Lopez had a score of 318.30 at the S meet at Bulkeley High in Hartford. Shannon Daine from Trinity Catholic-Stamford (411.10)  was first, followed by Emma Longley from Foran-Milford (371.05). Ball scored a 313.15, Labash a 301.80 and Weber a 275.05.

Miolene had a score of 301.85 at the LL meet in Middletown. Rachel Burston from Westhill-Stamford (533.40) was first and Kari Djonne from Newtown High ( 440.95) second.