Redmond's Klassens take second, third in state diving competition
February 22, 2013 · Updated 10:23 AM
Redmond High brothers Eric and Phillip Klassen notched second and third places, respectively, in last Saturday night's 4A state diving competition at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.
Skyline’s Max Levy won the event with 463 points; Eric had 410 and Phillip had 399.9. All three are All-American scores.
Redmond’s Xavier Graham took 13th in the 100-yard freestyle in 50.14 seconds.The Redmond 200-yard medley relay (Albert Jiang, Graham, Nicholas Kodati and Eric Klassen) placed 15th in 1:45.92. The Mustangs notched a time of 1:44.87 in the prelims.
Redmond’s Sierra Mukerjee competed on the beam, floor and vault at last Friday’s 4A state championships at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Center.Her best finish was a 9.025 on beam for 12th place.