Williamsville North graduate Casey Matthews qualified second with her partner Michelle Cabassol of Montgomery, Texas, during the 3-meter synchronized event at the U.S. Diving Winter Nationals in Austin, Texas.
The top qualifying team was Deidre Freeman of Grinnell, Iowa, and Maren Taylor of Arlington, Va., at 309.90. The Matthews-Cabassol team is at 289.62. The finals are Saturday.
Anna James and Jessica Parratto qualified first in preliminaries of the women’s 10-meter synchro. James of Midland, Texas, and Parratto of Dover, N.H., totaled 286.98 points at the University of Texas. Murphy Bromberg of Bexley, Ohio, and Cheyenne Cousineau of Temperance, Mich., were second at 270.75. The finals are Sunday.