ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Shaw McKean
Shaw McKean
Year: Senior
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Sidwell Friends School
Major: History
House Affiliation: Quincy

2012-13 (Senior): 
Named a CSA Scholar Athlete ... Went 4-1 on the year ... Swept Robert Bohn of Boston College, 11-8, 11-4, 11-5, at the No. 7 spot in the season-opening win Nov. 16 ... Also topped Cal No. 7 Max Oltersdorf, 11-5, 11-3, 11-1, Dec. 1 ... Dominated David Kang of MIT, 11-4, 11-2, 11-3, Feb. 3. 

2011-12 (Junior):
Finished the season 5-0 overall ... Went 3-0 at No. 8 and 2-0 at No. 9.

2009-10 (Freshman):
Rowed for the heavyweight crew at Harvard ... Sat in the six seat of the second freshmen eight ... Contributed to wins against Cornell and Brown.

Before Harvard:
Lettered four times in tennis at Sidwell Friends … Played at No. 1 singles as a junior and senior … Elected tennis team captain as a junior and senior … All-conference honoree in 2007 and 2008 … Washington Post all-extra in 2007 … Coach’s award recipient in 2007 and team MVP in 2008 … Ranked No. 1 in Washington, D.C. by the USTA for four years … Ranked No. 103 in the US by the tennis recruiting network

Personal:

Father, David McKean ’79, and Unlces, John McKean ’71 and Tom McKean ’72, graduated from Harvard … Aunt, Laura Kaye ’85, captained the women’s squash team at Harvard … Uncle, Charles Kaye ’77, was an All-Ivy football player … Grandfather, Quincy Adams Shaw McKean 1913, played baseball at Harvard.