ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Meg Johnson
Meg Johnson
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tarrytown, N.Y.
High School: Hackley School
Major: Social Studies
House Affiliation: Eliot

Senior • 2011
A CRCA Scholar Athlete … Raced five times with the varsity four, once with the third varsity four … Helped the varsity four B place second ahead of Minnesota and Syracuse at the Charles River Challenge.

Junior • 2010
Made three appearances with the third varsity eight … Helped the third varsity eight defeat Princeton in 7:43.0 April 10.

Sophomore • 2009
Made six straight appearances with the varsity four B … Helped the varsity four B finish second in the grand final in 7:40.730 at the EAWRC Sprints May 16 … Finished first with the varsity four B in 8:20.6 ahead of Boston University and helped Radcliffe win the team title with 25 points at the Beanpot May 2 … Finished second, defeating Tennessee and Gonzaga, with the varsity four B in 8:23.7 at the Charles River Challenge April 26 … Raced with the varsity four B and defeated Syracuse and Dartmouth in 8:14.8 April 18 … Helped the varsity four B defeat Princeton in 8:07.4 April 11.

Freshman • 2008
Rowed in the second novice boats throughout the season, helping the Black and White win the second novice eight grand final at EAWRC Sprints ... Also helped second novice four defeat Syracuse.

Before Harvard
Played varsity field hockey, squash ad lacrosse ... MVP of squash team twice and lacrosse team once ... All-league in field hockey twice and lacrosse once ... Member of three-time state-champion lacrosse team ... Field hockey team won league title once ... Named the top female athlete in class ... Awarded the Roberts Cup, recognizing the best student-athlete in graduating class ... Won the Wellesley Book Prize ... A National AP Scholar ... Four-year honor student ... Earned the Robert C. Byrd Scholarship ... Played the trombone in the band.

Personal
Enjoys playing tennis and riding horses.