Welcome to this season’s final installment of NuckolsDIVE and the official transition back over to NuckolBALL. I have Alex diving updates, a stadium review, and a true milestone in the history of this blog. Here we go. Alex Nuckols is officially the 45th best diver in the country (among 12-13 year old boys). And while … More White Flag
For those of you who followed Alex’s dive meet live, you know the results. This is the full story. And for that, you’re going to need a little education, so bear with me. About USA Diving USA Diving is basically the premier national diving association. It is “the pipeline of the Olympics.” Each year they … More The Sports Center Recap
I will post his last dive soon. Nationals!
Nailed last dive (turns out there are only 8 rounds) Kid behind him needs a monster dive….
Barring a meltdown, Alex and another boy are battling for 10th. Alex is now behind by 2 points. Who executes? That’s what it comes down to. I’m dying.
There’s a kid right on his tail, though.
He’s rocked 6s the last two dives and a kid ahead of him flubbed a dive. We are tied for 9. Stakes get higher from here. Harder dives. More pressure. Good vibes please.