The stellar seasons of Aurora divers Victoria Blechschmid and Kylie Palian came to an end Thursday at the Northeast Division I district diving meet at Cleveland State University’s Busbey Natatorium.
Blechschmid, a junior, finished just two points short of qualifying after placing eighth with a school-record score of 387.35 points. The 2018 state qualifier fell short by 1.9 points.
Blechschmid’s school-record total eclipsed senior Kylie Palian’s previous mark of 375.75 points.
As for Palian, a 2018 state qualifier, she finished 12th with 343.9 points to conclude a stellar career for the Greenmen. The top seven divers advanced to the state meet.