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.

Through 5

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.

At the precipice

We are 45 minutes from go time for 3 meter. Grandparents are present. Alex is with his coach. Let me break it down for you: There are 25 boys The top 10 go to nationals According to the degree of difficulty from their dive list, Alex is ranked 13th This means he needs to move … More At the precipice