Kassidy Cook, Abby Johnston qualify for Rio on springboard
Kassidy Cook qualified for her first Olympic Games in the women’s individual 3m springboard by finishing first at the U.S. Olympic Diving Trials on Sunday in Indianapolis. Abby Johnston, who earned a silver medal in synchronized springboard at the 2012 Olympics, qualified an individual Rio berth by finishing second to Cook at Trials.
Lauren Reedy, Laura Ryan and 14-year-old Maria Coburn rounded out the top five at Trials.
The Trials competition concludes at 8 p.m. ET with the men’s 10m platform final, where the top two finishers will qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. David Boudia, the reigning Olympic champion, has a 40-point lead over the field after the cumulative preliminary and semifinal rounds.