ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Kara Lee
Kara Lee
Year: Junior
Hometown: Islip, N.Y.
High School: The Stony Brook School
Position: Sabre
Major: Applied Mathematics
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Junior (2013-14):
Team co-captain ... All-Ivy second team honors ... Went 2-1 against Tufts (Dec. 5) ... Finished 11-4 at the Tradition Tournament (Dec. 8) ... Posted a 10-4 record at the St. John's Invitational (Jan. 26) Posted a 14-4 record, which was good for fourth, at the Ivy League Round-Robins (Feb. 8-9) ... Went 5-1 to help Harvard claim its seventh straight Beanpot title (Feb. 12) ... Finished sixth at the NCAA Northeast Regional with a 13-10 mark and plus-21 indicator (March 9). 

Sophomore (2012-13):
Placed 19th out of 41 competitors in Sabre event at the Garret Open hosted by Penn State (Nov. 3) ... Had six wins at St. John's Invitational (Jan. 26) … Posted nine victories at Ivy League Round-Robins (March 2-3) ... Placed fifth at NCAA Regionals (Nov. 10) ... Finished 15th at NCAA Championships, winning 11 bouts (March 23-24). 

Freshman (2011-12):
Competed at the Garret Open in the Saber event taking 12th place out of 42 (Nov. 19) … Placed 10th in the saber event at the 2012 Ivy League championships (Feb. 11-12) … Finished in 14th place at the NCAA Northeast Regional event held at Boston College (March 10) … Finished 17th at the NCAA Championships (March 22-23).

Before Harvard: 
Took seventh at the 2011 fencing junior North American Cup C in Dallas, Texas … Placed 12th and 15th in the 2010 Division I NAC D in San Jose, Calif. … Finished in eighth and 11th place in the NAC B and NAC C respectively in 2009 … Came in seventh in the Junior Summer Nationals in 2009 … In the Cadet Junior Olympics in 2009 Lee secured eighth-place … Earned bronze medals during the Cadet NAC B event and the Cadet Summer National event in 2008 … Took 19th at 2008 Cadet World Cup in Hungary … Was a member of the gold medal team at Cadet World Cup in 2008 … Valedictorian … Cum Laude Society 2007-2011 … Headmaster’s Honor Roll 2007-2011 … AP Scholar with Honor … Recipient of the Monro Award as a senior … Received the Russell-Williams Senior Music Award … Principal Cello in all-county orchestra in 2007 … Long Island String Festival in 2008 … A member of the Stony Brook Strings 2007-2011.