2011-03-24 / Sports

Headed To Eastern Diving Finals

SPECIAL TO THE NEWS SPECIAL TO THE NEWS Nicholas Cover, son of Bill and Missy Cover of Chambersburg, competed in the Eastern Region 3 diving meet in Rockville, Md., March 5 and 6 and qualified for the Eastern finals to be held at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, Tenn., in April.

Nicholas placed first on the one-meter board and second on the three-meter board in the 11 and under group.

Cover dives for the Soaring Eagles Dive Club that practices at Messiah College, the Sea Serpents dive team at Red Land, and practices platform diving in Germantown, Md. He also dives at the Chambersburg YMCA.

He is a fifth-grade student at Hamilton Heights Elementary School and is the grandson of Kirk and Sally Cover and Tom Humbert and the late Madeline Humbert of McConnellsburg.

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