ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Deva Steketee
Deva Steketee
Year: Junior
Hometown: Orford, N.H.
High School: Rivendell Academy
Major: Romance Languages and Literatures
House Affiliation: Adams

Junior • 2013

A CRCA Scholar-Athlete … Rowed the third and sixth seat for the first varsity and second varsity, including five wins, and a second-place finish at the NCAA Women's Rowing Championships Petite Final.

Sophomore • 2012

Sat in the four spot as Radcliffe finished fourth in the second varsity eight third-level final at the NCAA Championships in West Windsor, N.J., May 27 ... Rowed in the six position of the second varsity eight which finished fourth in the grand final, helping Radcliffe claim the first ever Ivy League Championship Regatta May 13 …  Assisted the second varsity eight from the six seat, as it took down Yale for Radcliffe’s lone win in the Case Cup April 21 …
 Contributed in the second varsity eight to Radcliffe’s sweep of No. 20 Dartmouth and Syracuse to claim the O’Leary Cup April 14 … Helped the varsity eight to win the Beanpot over rivals Boston College, Boston University, MIT and Northeastern with a time of 6:25.9.

Freshman • 2011

Rowed for the second varsity eight … Rowed in the second varsity eight at the NCAA Championships … Part of fifth-place second varsity at EAWRC Sprints … Contributed to two second-place finishes at the Charles River Challenge, helping the second varsity eight defeat Dartmouth twice, Northeastern and Syracuse … Helped the second varsity eight beat Tulsa by over 30 seconds on March 26.

Before Harvard

Captained her high school varsity basketball and soccer teams … Selected to the 2009 Division III all-state basketball team.

Personal

Uncle Scott Steketee '68 and uncle Rick Steketee ’72 rowed for Harvard …  Aunt Gail Steketee ’72 and cousin Derek Steketee ’99 attended Harvard.