ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Kristin Norton
Kristin Norton
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Port Washington, N.Y.
High School: Paul D. Schreiber
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Sophomore • 2010-11
Named to All-Ivy League doubles first team ... Earned a 16-13 singles mark and a 13-14 doubles record ... Tallied five singles victories in fall tournaments ... Reached the round of 16 at the ITA Northeast Regional Championship after defeating Pam Emery (Rhode Island), 6-4, 6-0, and Nini Lagilava (Stony Brook), 4-6, 6-4, 7-5 ... Won two doubles matches paired with Hideko Tachibana and another with Holly Cao ... Won her singles match in straight sets against Boston University ... Picked up straight set victories over Stephanie Jasper from Boise State and Katherine Attwell from Boston College Jan. 30 and Feb. 5, respectively ... Earned two doubles wins with Hideko Tachibana at the ECAC Indoor Championship over dous from Cornell and Brown ... Swept Anik Cepeda of William and Mary, 6-3, 6-4 ... Rolled past Yurie Hashiguchi of San Francisco, 6-1, 6-2 ... Won first four Ivy singles matches in straight sets.

Freshman • 2009-10
Second team All-Ivy League selection … Compiled a 14-6 record at the No. 3 singles spot … Won seven of final nine matches … Posted a 5-2 mark in conference matches … Played No. 2 doubles with Hideko Tachibana, tallying a 9-8 record … Picked up 15 wins in fall tournaments … Won the William & Mary Invitational and the US Air Force Invitational … Fell in the quarterfinals of the ITA Northeast Regional tournament.

Before Harvard
A standout in badminton and tennis at Paul D. Schreiber High School ... A "Blue Chip" graduating high school senior with a ranking of 12th in the nation and first in New York and the Middle Atlantic region by TennisRecruiting.net ... A three-time all-state performer in tennis and four-time MVP ... Received the National High School Tennis All-American Foundation Tennis Award as a senior ... Nassau County individual champion in badminton in 2009 ...  Named the Joseph Augustino Outstanding Female Athlete Award as a senior ... Won two Nassau County team tennis championships and two in badminton ... Advanced to the round of 16 at USTA Girls18 and under division at the Spring Super Nationals this spring ... Member of the Foreign Language Honor Society ... Received gold medal National Latin II exam, silver medal National Latin III-IV Poetry exam and a bronze medal in the Al Kalfus Long Island Math fair ... Received a Senior Award Excellence in Latin and finished second at the Certamen Latin Competition Advanced Level.