Men's Divers Head to NCAA Zone A Diving Championships

Photo Courtesy of Gil Talbot.
Photo Courtesy of Gil Talbot.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard men's diving will compete in the 2020 NCAA Zone A Diving Championships at the Mylan Park Aquatic Center on the campus of West Virginia University. The regional meet is scheduled for Monday March 9 through 11. 

Live results will be available on divemeets.com, with the link for each event becoming active just prior to start of each session. Monday will feature the 3-meter dive with the start time set for noon. Tuesday will also start at noon and highlights the 1-meter.

Each diver will perform six dives with the top 18 divers advancing. Those who move on will perform another six dives with cumulative score of the 12 attempts producing the final standings.

How to Follow:
Twitter: @HarvardSwim
Live Results: Divemeets.com

What to Know

• Three Crimson divers will represent Harvard at the meet. Junior Alec DeCaprio will compete in both the 1- and 3-meter dives, while senior Austin Fields will participate in the 3-meter and first-year Luke Foster on the 1-meter board.

• DeCaprio earned his trip to the regionals, placing fifth on the 1-meter board, scoring a 320.25, while scoring a 313.95 on the 3-meter board.  

• Fields finished second in 3-meter consolation finals posting a score of 328.20.

• Foster rounds out the Crimson competing at Zones after placing eighth on the 3-meter board with a score of 305.85.

At The Helm
Kevin Tyrrell is in his seventh season as The Ulen-Brooks Endowed Coach for Harvard Men's Swimming & Diving, James Herscot '58 Coach of Excellence. Tyrrell helped the Crimson to an unblemished Ivy campaign and a third straight Ivy League championship in 2018-19. Harvard, meanwhile, is 42-1 all-time under Tyrrell vs. Ivy competition and 54-6 in dual meets under his direction.  

Next Up
Harvard swimmers and divers return to the pool at the NCAA Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana on March 25-28.