Alex Stanton
Alex Stanton
Year: Junior
Hometown: Potomac, Md.
High School: Winston Churchill
Position: Diving
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Adams

Junior · 2012-13
Placed ninth in the three-meter dive (218.90) and seventh in the one-meter dive (224.20) against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 10. 

Sophomore · 2011-12
Placed seventh in the one-meter dive with a mark of 230.30 and participated in the three-meter dive against Cornell and Dartmouth Nov. 12 ... Swept the diving events at the MIT Invitational with a total of 259.35 points on the one meter and 266.05 on the three meter ... Won the one meter dive with 259.15 points at Columbia Dec. 9 ... Placed fifth on the three meter (268.20) and 10th on the one meter (243.20) at the Ivy League Championships ... Competed on both the one and three-meter boards at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships.

Freshman - 2010-11
Placed second on the three-meter and third on the one-meter board in first collegiate competition against Dartmouth/Cornell ... Earned points in the consolation finals at the 2011 Ivy Championships, placing 12th in the three-meter event and 15th in the one-meter competition.

Before Harvard

Four-year letterwinner on Winston Churchill diving team and two-year letterwinner on outdoor track and field team … Captain of the diving team as a senior … Honorable mention All-Potomac Gazette in 2008 … Helped team to division, county and metro championships in 2009 and a runner-up finish at metro championships in 2008 … A Speedo junior national qualifier in 2008 … AP Scholar and National Hispanic Scholar … Brother, Michael Stanton ’13, is a member of the Harvard men’s diving squad.