ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Joe Zarrella
Joe Zarrella
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165
Year: Junior
Hometown: Staten Island, N.Y.
High School: Staten Island Technical
Position: Diving
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Lowell

Personal Records
One meter: 323.45 (Ivy League Championships, 3/7/13)
Three meter: 329.50 (Ivy League Championships, 3/7/13)

Junior 2012-13
Finished third in the three-meter dive and second in the one-meter dive by positing a score of 311.10 against Penn Feb. 16 ... Credited with a fifth place finish in the one-meter dive (323.45) and tenth place in the three-meter dive (329.50) at the Ivy League Championships (March 7-9).

Sophomore 2011-12
Finished third on the one meter and second on the three meter with scores of 276.80 and 314.20, respectively, against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Placed fifth on the three meter (330.40) and seventh on the one meter (273.65) at the Texas Invitational Dec. 1 ... Took third on the three meter against Brown Jan. 19 ... Took second in the one-meter dive (302.25) at Penn Feb. 11 ... Placed seventh in the one-meter dive (603.85) at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships March 10.

Freshman 2010-11
Finished second on the three-meter board and fourth on one-meter in collegiate debut at Cornell/Dartmouth tri-meet ... Captured the one-meter title against Columbia Nov. 19 ... Finished second in the one-meter competition against UConn ... Finished first in the one-meter competition with a 309.08 score, third in the three-meter competition with a 293.40 score and with Crimson teammates swept Brown in both events Jan. 21 ... Took second in the one-meter board with a 304.20 score against Penn Jan. 23 ... Placed seventh in the three-meter diving competition at the 2011 Ivy League Championship.

Before Harvard
Member of the swimming and diving and soccer teams at Staten Island Technical … Served as captain of the swimming and diving team as a junior and a senior and captain of the varsity B soccer team as a sophomore … Heisman PSAL Wingate Award recipient as a senior … Individual Top Athlete Award for PSAL  and Joseph J. Stetz Most Outstanding Swimmer/Diver of PSAL Championship Award as a senior … New York City PSAL Champion and Staten Island High School Champion in one meter springboard event in senior year … Second place in NYC PSAL Championship in one meter springboard event freshman through junior years … School record holder for one meter springboard, 200 medley relay and 200 freestyle relay … Member of the National Honor Society, Catholic Youth Organization and March of Dimes.