Brandon native and champion diver Christopher Colwill, 28, was the only American to leave the ATT USA Diving Grand Prix international meet with a gold medal, according to the Miami Herald.
Colwill scored a 475.30 to win the men’s 3-meter springboard competition at the Fort Lauderdale Aquatic Center May 13. His parents, Chuck and Debbie of Brandon, watched as their son won his first international individual 3-meter gold medal, noted the Miami Herald.
The hearing-impaired Colwill says his 60-percent hearing loss helps keep him focused when competing.
The Miami Herald reported that, on May 13, Colwill scored a 79.80 on his