Murdock Gets First Taste Of International Competition At 2011 Canada Cup

May 2, 2011

MONTERAL, Canada - Wyoming Cowboy diver Mark Murdock competed at the 2011 Canada Cup FINA Diving Grand Prix in Montreal, Canada, in the 10-meter synchronized platform dive on Sunday, May 1.

Murdock and his partner Dashel Enos dove on the 10-meter platform on Sunday, placing eighth with a score of 337.47.

"This was Mark's first international meet," Wyoming diving coach Pat Bukowski said. "He gained a lot of experience competing against excellent international athletes. There is a lot of positive to take from this. This competition will set Mark and his partner up for a good competition in August at the Senior Nationals (Diving Championships)."

Murdock and Enos now will compete at U.S. Senior National Diving Championships on Aug. 9-14.

For more information and complete results of the Canada Cup click here