Senior Leigh Haldeman (front center) and junior Megan Hansley (front left) were the only upperclassmen on a young Cardinal synchro team that finished third at the U.S. Nationals on Saturday. (RICHARD C. ERSTED/isiphotos.com)

STANFORD, CA – FEBRUARY 8, 2014: Stanford Synchronized Swimming competes against University of the Incarnate Word at Avery Aquatic Center on the campus of Stanford University.