Michael Stanton Selected as COOP Athlete of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - After sweeping the one- and three-meter boards, and helping the Crimson capture wins over Princeton and Yale at the HYP meet, sophomore Michael Stanton has been selected as the COOP Athlete of the Week for Jan. 31.
Stanton helped Harvard jump out to an early lead as he won the three-meter competition with a score of 336.05. He would follow that with a dominant performance on the one-meter board, earning the victory and the sweep with a score of 305.8.
Stanton’s wins helped the Crimson defeat Princeton and Yale to complete an undefeated regular season in the Ivy League. It is the first time since the 2007-08 season that Harvard finished the season 7-0 against Ancient Eight opponents.