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Freund leads Nittany Lions in race that comes down to the final event
Senior earns top-10 placing in final meet
Garcia qualifies in second diving event for NCAA Championships
Crowell, Cornell just shy of reaching finals
Garcia to make second trip to NCAAs
Four-year letterwinner diving at Winston Churchill H.S. under Coach Christopher Tappis … State and Metropolitan Champion … Back-to-back Region 3a/4a Champion … Named all-county and all-Met as a junior … Two-time team MVP … All-American as a junior and senior … Team captain senior year … Member of Dominion Dive Club and was a six-time national qualifier ( 2008-2015).
Full name is Elaina Marie Faerber … Born April 28, 1998 in Bethesda, Md. …Parents are Michael and Yolanda Faerber … Has two older brothers, Timothy and Nicholas … Brother, Timothy, was a member of the diving team at Michigan … Intends to major in kinesiology … Wants to be an Orthopedic Surgeon … Favorite athlete is Kassidy Cook … Washington, D.C. sports fan … Favorite movies are Stick it and Miracle.
Why Penn State?
“When I came for a visit, Penn State was the only place that felt like home.”