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 Dimitri Zaitz
Dimitri Zaitz
Position:
Track and Field, Football

Dimitri Zaitz '36

- Broke all existing Boston College records in the shot put, establishing a New England standard of 51'6'' in the event.

- Also won AAU and National Championships in shot put competition.

- Scored points for the United States Track Team at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.

- A powerful guard for the Boston College football teams of that era.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1971.