ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Kevin Coakley
Kevin Coakley
Year: Senior
Hometown: Duxbury, Mass.
High School: Duxbury
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Kirkland

Senior • 2017-18
Captured a fifth-place finish at the Hap Moore Trophy Team Race with a 3/4 record ... Competed in the Professor Schell Trophy, placing 10th in the B-Division … Sailed in the Captain Hurst Bowl, placing fifth in the B-Division … Helped Crimson win Nicholas Barnett Trophy, placing 1st in B Division … Placed 12th in the A-Division at the Nevins Trophy, earning 161 points ... President of the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association. 

Junior • 2016-17
Elected President of the New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association ... Named to ICSA National All-Academic Team ... Competed for Harvard at the New England Team Race Championship, finishing eighth overall ... Saw action at the 36th Annual Lynne Marchiando Trophy ... Won B-Division and regatta at Charleston Spring as a crew ... Named NEISA Sailor of the Week after Charleston Spring along with Nick Karnovsky, Julia Lord, and Jess Williams ... Crewed at the Marchiando Team Race this weekend, team placed 10th overal ... Named Harvard COOP Student- Athlete of the Week after placing 3rd at New England Match Race Championship in the fall with Nick Sertl and Taylor Ladd ... At the 43rd Atlantic Coast Dinghy Championships, paired with Nomin Jagdagdorj as a heavy air specialists, placing 13th overall ... Served as a heavy air specialist at the Hap Moore Team Race, assisting to a third-place finish ... Sailed at the New England Match Race Championships in Newport, taking third place overall ...  Crewed in A-Division at the Hood Trophy placing 6th overall ... Earned a second-place finish at the 74th Pine Trophy. 

Sophomore • 2015-16
Crewed in the A-Division at the Oberg Trophy, finishing 6th overall ... Tallied a fifth place mark at the Camel Team Race ... Finished fourth overall at the NEISA/MAISA Team Race ... Sailed in the Geiger Trophy Team Race, contributing to a fifth place mark .... Competed at the Wood Trophy Team Race and finished fifth overall ... Sailed as skipper and crew assisting Harvard to a fifth-place finish at the Nevins Trophy ... Crewed in B-division at the Danmark Trophy finishing third ... Sailed as crew at the Captain Hurst Bowl.

Freshman • 2014-15
Helped Harvard to 11th-place finish at Harry Anderson Trophy ... Sailed B-division to sixth-place at the Nevins Trophy to help Harvard finish second overall ... Crewed A-division dinghy at Hood Trophy to 10th-place ... Finished 10th in the A-division at the Moody Trophy ... Helped Harvard to 11th-overall at the Captain Hurst Bowl ... Raced in B-boat at the Hoyt Trophy ... With an 11-3 overall record, helped Harvard win the Hap Moore Trophy Team Race ...  Started spring season helping Harvard to seventh-place at the St. Mary's Team Race ... Crewed Harvard to second-place at the weather-shortened Southern New England Team Race ... Helped Harvard to a 9-5 mark for second-place at the Friis Team Race ... Pushed Harvard to a runner-up finish at the Marchiando Trophy Team Race with a 12-3 record ... Served as crew at the NEISA Team Race Championship, helping the Crimson to fifth-place ... Sailed to 13th in the A-division at the Thompson Trophy to help Harvard finish seventh ... Raced to 10th in the A-division of the Boston Dinghy Club Challenge as Harvard took sixth-place.

Before Harvard
Valedictorian ... Captain of swimming and sailing teams … Seven Letter Award recipient … Two-time All-State trombonist … Performed at Carnegie Hall and Boston’s Symphony Hall ... National Merit Finalist … National AP Scholar … Eagle Scout.

Personal
Son of Jack and Christine Coakley … Grandfather, Edward V. Keating ’56, competed on the Harvard wrestling team … Grandmother, Jeannette Beatty Asbed ’53, attended Radcliffe ... Brother, John, was captain of sailing team at USC and graduated in 2016.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS