ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Saadeldin Abouaish
Saadeldin Abouaish
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Cairo, Egypt
High School: El Alsson School

2017-18 (Sophomore)
Defeated Dartmouth's Alvin Heumann at No. 1 (Dec. 6) ... Defeated MIT's Joe O'Connor at No. 1 (Dec. 7). 

2016-17 (Freshman): 
Named to CSA All-American first team … Selected as Ivy League Rookie of the Year … All-Ivy first team selection … Totaled an 11-6 record during freshman campaign at top position, including 6-1 in Ivy action … Earned first collegiate victory with a 3-1 win over Dartmouth’s Alvin Heumann at No. 1 (Dec. 7) … Picked up hard-fought victory at No. 1 over Penn’s Marwan Mahmoud, 3-2 (Jan. 14) … Rolled past Princeton’s Abhimanyu Shah, 3-0, at No. 1 position (Jan. 15) … Swept Tufts’ Alan Litman, 3-0, at No. 1 (Jan. 21) … Defeated Rochester’s Ryosei Kobayashi, 3-1, at No. 1 (Jan. 28) … Handed Osama Khalifa of Columbia a 3-0 loss at No. 1 (Feb. 4) … Dominated against Cornell’s Harry Freeman at No. 1 with a 3-0 sweep (Feb. 5) … Swept Brown’s Philip Demeulenaere, 3-0, at No. 1 (Feb. 11) … Earned a 3-0 sweep at No. 1 against Yale’s Thomas Dembinski in CSA Team Championship quarterfinals (Feb. 17) … Recorded a 3-0 sweep over Trinity’s Kush Kumar at No. 1 in the CSA Team Championship (Feb. 19) … Finished 1-1 at the CSA Individual Championships, defeating Michael Craig from Trinity with a 3-0 sweep in the opening round of the Pool Trophy. 

Before Harvard:
Attended El Alsson School … Three-time British Junior Open runner-up … Third-place finish in World Junior Championships in 2015 … Ranked first in the world in the Juniors … No. 1 seed at 2016 World Juniors in Poland. 

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS