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Palmer's Talent Sends Ripples Through State

Posted: March 28, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO JASON IVESTER Terrell Palmer of Bentonville is the All-NWA Media Diver of the Year.

The constant pestering finally got to Terrell Palmer, and he just wanted it to stop.

Boys Diver Of The Year

Terrell Palmer

SCHOOL: Bentonville

CLASS: Junior

HEIGHT: 5-8

NOTABLE: Won the 1-meter diving title at the Class 7A/6A State Swimming Championships with 448.83 points, breaking the previous record of 433.90 set by Doug Tyler of Conway in 1986. … Has done gymnastics since he was 6, but didn’t join the swim team for workouts until November.

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