ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Aliya Itzkowitz
Aliya Itzkowitz
Year: Freshman
Hometown: London, England
High School: St. Paul's Girls' School
Position: Sabre

Freshman (2012-13):
Received All-America honorable mention ... Won 11 bouts, placing 12th at NCAA Championships ... Earned All-Ivy League second team honors ... Went 14-4 at Ivy League Round-Robins ... Placed sixth at NCAA Regionals ...  Finished eighth in sabre in her debut at the Garret Open hosted by Penn State ... Took 12th at the Udine Junior World Cup ... Picked up eight wins at St. John's Invitational.

Before Harvard:
British Youth Champion from 2008-2011 … Was a Cadet British National in 2011 … Earned a junior national championship in 2011 and 2012 … Won the U.K. school games in 2011 … A four-time Public Schools fencing champion from 2008-2011… Earned a bronze medal at women’s sabre cadet international in 2010 … Earned a silver medal at the women’s sabre cadet international in 2011 … Was the leader fencer for Britain at the women’s sabre championship held in Klagenfurt, Austria in 2011 … Sports Aid athlete of the year 2009-11 … Named TSB Lloyds Local Heroe in 2010-11.