ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Shelby MacLeod
Shelby MacLeod
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sturbridge, Mass.
High School: Tantasqua Regional Senior
Position: Foil
Major: Neurobiology
House Affiliation: Currier

Senior (2011-12):
Did not see action in a match.

Junior (2010-11):
Named second team All-Ivy League ... Placed 23rd at the Penn State Garret Open (Nov. 14) ... Went 8-1 at the MIT Eric Sollee Invitational (Feb. 6) ... Finished in a tie for fourth with a 13-5 record at the Ivy League Championship (Feb. 12-13) ... Posted a perfect 9-0 record at the Beanpot (Feb. 16) ... Earned a 12th place finish at the Northeast Regionals (March 13).

Sophomore (2009-10):
Earned All-America honorable mention for placing 11th in the foil at the NCAA Championships ... First-team All-Ivy League … Placed fourth at the NCAA Northeast Regionals ... Boasted a 15-3 record at the Ivy League Championships ... Took 13th at Garret Penn State Open.

Freshman (2008-09):
Placed 17th at NCAA Championships with 10 victories and 64 touches ... Earned the bronze medal at NCAA Regionals ... Finished fourth in foil at Garret Penn State Open ... Was 6-0 in meet against Sacred Heart and Tufts ... Posted a 9-0 record at Beanpot ... Was 5-2 in the foil on the first day of Ivy League Championships and was 4-2 on the second day, finishing 9-4 overall in foil.

Background:
Third-highest ranked American women's foil fencer at 55 in 2006-07 ... Was rated 23rd among seniors and 15th among junior by United States Fencing Association for women's foilers ... Member of Cadet International Top 12 and Junior International fencing squads in 2006-07 ... During summer nationals, was ranked 13th in Division I, seventh in cadet and 20th in juniors ... Finished sixth among juniors at Montreal World Cup ... Placed first at 2006 New England Senior and Junior sectionals ... Won the 2006 New England October Open and Pomme De Terre ... National Honor Society ... Presidential Education Program Award recipient ... Earned National Merit Scholarship commendation.