ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Eli Dershwitz
Eli Dershwitz
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Sherborn, Mass.
High School: Dover Sherborn
Position: Sabre

Freshman (2014-15):
First team All-America selection ... Earned first team All-Ivy honors ... Named ECAC Fencer of the Week for Dec. 1-7 ... Concluded year with an 84-14 overall record with a +234 touch differential ... Went a perfect 12-0 at the Tradition Tournament at Sacred Heart ...  Went 11-4 at the St. John's Invitational to help Harvard win the tournament ... Tallied an unbeated 15-0 record at the Ivy League Round Robins, helping Harvard win the Ivy League title ... Turned in an 8-1 record at the Beanpot ... Went 16-7 at the NCAA Northeast Regional, taking seventh place ... Finished third at the NCAA Championships with a 22-2 overall record and +60 touch differential.

International

(2014-15): 
Claimed gold at the 2015 Junior World Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan April 1-9... Champion of second-straight Pan-American Games in April ... In September, 2014, earned gold at the Budapest Junior World Cup ... Won silver at the October Division I North American Cup in Portland, Oregon ... Competed at Padua World Cup in Italy, helping U.S. qualify for quarterfinals.

Before Harvard:
2014 Division-I National Champion … Helped the U.S. to a bronze medal at the Junior World Championship in 2014 … Placed 74th at the Warsaw Sabre Grand Prix in 2014 ... In 2013, captured bronze at the Junior World Championships … Won gold at the Sosnoweic Junior World Cup in 2013 … Took silver at the Junior World Championship in 2012 … Member of National Honor Society. 

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS