WAVERLY'S KNOLLES, VANDYKE FINISH 13TH, 14TH AT CLASS B DIVING MEET
By: Tim Birney | Waverly Athletics | November 6, 2021 | Photo courtesy Tim Taylor
ENDWELL — Waverly juniors Abbey Knolles and Josie VanDyke finished 13th
and 14th, respectively, for Waverly here Friday afternoon in the Section
IV, Class B 1-meter diving championships.
Knolles edged out her teammate by less than 2 points. Knolles tallied 250.4 points in the 11-dive format, while VanDyke scored 248.85 points.
Owego freshman Kaelyn Katchuk won Class B gold with a pool record total of 451.5 points, well ahead of runner-up Madison Morris, a freshman from M-E who tallied 421.6 points. Chenango Valley freshman Colsten beers was third with 375.65 points.
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About the Author
Tim Birney is the founder / owner of River Road Media Group. He was born and raised in the Valley, graduating from Waverly High School in 1984.
Birney earned an Associate's Degree in Journalism from SUNY Morrisville in 1986 and a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism / Public Relations from Utica College of Syracuse University in 1988. He began his newspaper career at The Daily Review in Towanda in 1989, before moving on to The Evening Times in 1995. He spent more than 10 years at the Times, the last four as Managing Editor.
River Road Media Group includes five sites in "The Sports Reports" family that cover 24 school districts in five counties: Valley Sports Report (launched Aug. 10, 2009), Tioga County (NY) Sports Report (Aug. 13, 2018), and Northern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 31, 2020); Northern Tier West Sports Report (March 15, 2021) Southern Tier Sports Report (Aug. 16, 2021).