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Dileas MacGowan
Dileas MacGowan
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Toronto, Ont.
High School: St. Clement's

2013-14 (Freshman):
Finished the season a perfect 15-0 ... Earned her first collegiate career win over Oona Morris of Dartmouth in the seventh position, 11-2, 11-2, 11-6 Dec. 3 … Posted a win over Kiran Vasudevan of Drexel, 11-0, 11-3, 11-0 Dec. 6 … Debuted in the top position of the ladder with a win over Boston College’s Lilly Havens, 11-9, 11-5, 11-2 Dec. 6 … At the fifth position, topped Ellen Coombe of Williams, 11-2, 11-7, 11-4 Jan. 7 … Outlasted Princeton’s Tara Harrington, 8-11, 11-8, 5-11, 11-9, 15-13 Jan. 11 …Bested Carey Celata of Penn, 11-2, 11-4, 9-11, 9-11, 11-2 Jan. 12 … Posted a, 3-1, win over Reut Odinak of Cornell, 11-9, 11-7, 9-11, 11-4 Feb. 1 … Defeated Alisha Maityo of Yale, 9-11, 11-4, 11-4, 11-4 Feb. 2 … Topped Trinity’s Sachika Balvani, 8-11, 11-9, 11-6, 11-7 Feb. 4 … Downed Gwendoline Tlighman of Yale, 11-8, 11-7, 11-9 Feb. 4 … Shutout Brown’s M. Schmidt-Fellner, 11-5, 11-8, 11-8 Feb. 9 to help Harvard clinch its 19th Ivy League title … In the quarterfinals of the CSA Team Championships, made quick work of Lydie McKenzie of Dartmouth, 11-3, 11-6, 11-5 Feb. 21 … Downed Yale’s Lillian Fast, 16-14, 11-6, 11-7 in the semifinals of the Howe Cup … Remained undefeated with a win over Trinity’s Sachika Balvani 11-6, 11-9, 6-11, 6-11, 11-9 in the Howe Cup Finals Feb. 23.

Before Harvard
Won the Jim Mason Fair Play Award in 2013 ... Received the 2012 St. Clements Athletic Scholarship ... Earned a top four national ranking in Canada ... Placed in the top 11 at the 2013 Jr. British Open ... Took third at the 2011 Canadian Junior Open ... Won the US Jr. Open Consolation in 2011 and 2012 ... Ran track for four years and played three years of volleyball ... Honor Roll (2007-13) and high honors (2012) ... Charity representative ... Mentorship Head ... Senior Houseletter ... Grade 8 Piano with Honors, Student of Distinction ... Other interests include skiing, track, piano and golf ... Father, Peter, competed in the 1984 Olympic Games, rowing a double and placing sixth.