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Sports - July 22, 2011

Sports Shorts

IN THE POOL . . . Incoming Stanford freshman Kristian Ipsen narrowly missed out on a medal when he and diving partner Troy Dumais finished fourth in the men's 3-meter synchronized event at the FINA World Championships on Tuesday in Shanghai, China. Ipsen and Dumais scored 429.06 points, missing out of the medals by less than nine points. Qin Kai and Luo Yutong gave China its sixth gold of the Championships with 463.98 points. Russia's Ilya Zakharov and Evgeny Kuznetsov took second at 438.75, and the Mexico team of Yahel Castillo and Julian Sanchez won bronze with 437.61 points. On Thursday, Ipsen finished 31st with a score of 370.60 and did not advance past the preliminaries of the 3-meter springboard competition.

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