September 11, 2017
Carol Mackela, Arlington, stacks up top points to win a gold medal in the NOVA on Saturday. Mackela competed in July at the FINA World Masters Aquatic Games in Budapest, Hungary where she received a 5th place in women’s 65-69 1-meter springboard diving and 6th in 3-meter. At USA Masters diving summer nationals in Riverside, Calif., she won both 1 and 3-meter events in her age group. She and Karen Alderman of Arlington won women’s synchronized diving in the 65-70 age group.