ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Michael Woo
Michael Woo
Year: Junior
Hometown: Wayne, N.J.
High School: Delbarton School
Position: Foil
Major: Computer Science
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Junior (2014-15):
Holds 18-16 overall record with a +24 touch differential ... Posted 7-3 record at the Tradition Tournament, hosted by Sacred Heart ... Went 10-5 at the St. John's Invitational to help Harvard take overall title ... Went 1-8 fencing sabre at the Beanpot.

Sophomore (2013-14):
All-America honorable mention selection ... Earned All-Ivy first team honors ... Earned 10 victories at the St. John's Invitational (Jan. 26) ... Posted a 13-2 record, which finished second, at the Ivy League Round-Robins (Feb. 8-9)… Went a perfect 3-0 against Boston College at the 7th Beanpot (Feb. 12) ... Claimed Silver at the NCAA Northeast Regionals with an 18-6 record and plus-49 indicator (March 9) … Went 13-10 with a plus-15 indicator to finish ninth at the NCAA Championships (March 20-23). 

Freshman (2012-13):
Named to All-America second team … Received All-Ivy League first team accolades ... Competed with the foil squad against NYU, North Carolina, Sacred Heart, Vassar and Penn State to help Harvard get off to a 4-1 start in team competition (Dec. 1) ... Went a perfect 9-0 at Beanpot (Feb. 12) … Went 13-2 at Ivy Round-Robins (March 2-3)... Won the bronze medal at NCAA Regionals (March 10) … Won 14 bouts at NCAA Championships (March 21-22). 

International

(2014-15):
Won Bronze at the October Division I North American Cup ... Placed 60th at Tokyo Foil World Cup ... Finished 82nd at the Paris World Cup ... Came in 86th at the San Francisco Foil World Cup.

(2013-14):
Claimed 15th and 19th, respectively, in the Division I and Junior's men foil at the November NAC (Nov. 8-11) ... Finished 9th at the Eden Cup (Nov. 30) ... Placed 9th at the December NAC (Dec. 15) ... Earned his second Junior World Cup medal with a third-place performance, good for bronze, at the Udine Junior World Cup (Jan. 4) .... Finished 21st in the Division I men's foil at the January NAC (Jan. 17-20) ... Won Silver with USA's foil squad at the Junior World Championships and finished 19th individually (April 3-12).

(2012-13):
Placed 15th out of 161 competitors at men's junior foil event (Nov. 10) and 13th out of 178 in the Division I men's foil event (Nov. 12) at the November North American Cup … Finished ninth in the Division I men's foil event at the December North American Cup (Dec. 7) ... Earned the bronze medal at Udine Junior World Cup.

Before Harvard:
Placed second in 2011 Cadet Junior Olympics … Ranked in the top eight in every Junior NAC in 2010-2011 season … Came in ninth in Junior World Cup in Lignano, Italy and eighth in London, England … Placed sixth in the Division I (senior) 2012 National Championships … National merit commended scholar … AP scholar with honor … Four-year volunteer for Operation Smile.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS