Thomas Kolasa
Thomas Kolasa
Year: Junior
Hometown: Princeton, N.J.
High School: Princeton
Position: Sabre
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Mather

Junior (2011-12)
Went 6-3 at the 2012 Ivy League Championships … Took eighth-place at the NCAA Northeast Regional event hosted by Boston College. 

Sophomore (2010-11):
Earned 11 victories and finished 14th at the NCAA Fencing Championship ... Named first team All-Ivy League ... Placed 10th at the Penn State Garret Open (Nov. 14) ... Went 8-1 at MIT Eric Sollee Invitational (Feb. 6) ... Finished with the top individual record  a 13-2 mark at the Ivy League Championship (Feb. 12-13) ... Owned a 7-2 record at the Beanpot (Feb. 16) ... Earned bronze with a third place finish at the Northeast Regionals (March 13).

Freshman (2009-10):
First-team All-Ivy League … Went 10-5 at the Ivy League Championships ... Placed fifth at Garret Penn State Open.

Before Harvard:
Won the gold medal at under-19 competition at North American Cup in 2008 … Placed sixth in under-17 World Cup in Hungary in 2006 … Claimed the silver in under-17 North America Cup in 2006 … Fenced to bronzed medal in under-20 Junior Olympics in 2006 … Captured the silver at Senior Team Nationals in San Jose, Calif., in 2008 … National Merit Scholarship finalist … National AP Scholar … American Fine Arts Laureate in 2005 … Won high honors at the New Jersey Music Teachers Association auditions in 2005 and 2007-08.

Interests include playing the piano.