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Ranta Receives Weekly COOP Award

Photo of Junior Zac Ranta, courtesy of DSPics.com.

Zac Ranta is the Harvard COOP Athlete of the Week, for the week ending Jan. 24. Ranta placed first in three of the four diving events in a 2-0 weekend for the Crimson. The junior claimed the three-meter competition against Brown with a score of 331.88 and placed third in the one-meter. In Harvard’s 201-99 win over Boston University, Ranta swept both diving events. The Hales Corner, Wis. native earned a first-place finish in the three-meter with a score of 331.20 and completed the sweep by scoring 274.50 points in the one-meter, good for first-place.