USA divers Ipsen, Hixon advance to tonight’s springboard final

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American divers Mike Hixon and Kristian Epsen are onto the final in men’s 3m springboard.

Hixon’s 467.25 was good for fourth in the semifinal, under 22 points behind top finisher Yuan Cao (China) and 1.1 points behind third-place finisher Evgenii Kuznetsov (Russia).

Ipsen qualified seventh with a score of 437.70.

The final is this evening at 5 p.m. EDT. WATCH IT HERE.