Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

New Lobos Are Diving Right In.(Sports)

Byline: Glen Rosales For the Journal

Young Coach Hopes To Make an Impact

Tracey Berghian liked what the University of New Mexico diving team had to offer her: nothing.

The freshman from Phoenix wanted to go to a place where she could make an immediate impact.

What better place than UNM, which hadn't had a diving program for five years.

"I wanted to be the first on the team; a pioneer, I guess," Berghian says as to why she eschewed established teams for the fledgling Lobos program.

Berghian and Albuquerque walk-ons Andrea Butler and Sarah Green, under the tutelage of still-wet-behind-the-ears coach Jeff DiNicola, have begun a resurgence in the diving program. …

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