ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Dakota Root
Dakota Root
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Henderson, Nev.
High School: home schooled
Position: Epee
House Affiliation: Leverett

Sophomore (2011-12)
Took part in the epee event at the Garret Open hosted by Penn State … Compiled a 1-1 record at the 2012 Ivy League championships.  

Freshman (2010-11):
Named second team All-Ivy League ... Finished 17th at the Penn State Garret Open in her first collegiate competition (Nov. 14) ... Went unbeaten with a 3-0 mark at the MIT Eric Sollee Invitational (Feb. 6) ... Was Harvard's top epee finisher with a 9-6 record and sixth place showing at the Ivy League Championship (Feb. 12-13) ... Posted a 2-1 record at the Beanpot (Feb. 16) ... Earned a 26th place finish at the Northeast Regionals (March 13).

Before Harvard:
A 2009 Junior Women’s Epee Pacific Coast Champion … Finished second at the 2009 Pacific Coast Championship in the women’s senior epee … Placed seventh at the 2008 Duel in the Desert Senior Women’s Epee … Took third at the 2008 Pacific Coach Championship in the junior women’s division.