ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

Seif Eleinen
Seif Eleinen
Year: Senior
Hometown: Alexandria, Egypt
High School: Brooks School
Major: Electrical Engineering
House Affiliation: Adams

2017-18 (Senior):
Went 2-0 for a squad that finished No. 2 in the nation ... Featured in the "Why Harvard?" video ... Defeated MIT's Wonjune Kong at No. 8 (Dec. 7) ... Swept Brown's Palak Goel at No. 9 (Feb. 11). 

2016-17 (Junior):
Did not see action in 2016-17 due to injury. 

2015-16 (Sophomore):
Finished the season with a 9-2 mark primarily playing at the No. 8 position … Swept Penn’s Tyler Odell at the No. 8 position, 11-8, 11-6, 11-8, Jan. 9 … Took down St. Lawrence’s Tim Lasusa at the No. 7 position, 11-5, 11-9, 11-5, Jan. 18 … Powered past Rochester’s Ben Pitfield at the No. 9 position, 7-11, 11-6, 11-3, 11-7, Jan. 23 … Outlasted Trinity’s Tor Christoffersen at the No. 8 position, 10-12, 11-4, 8-11, 11-7, 11-9, Jan. 28 … Toppled Columbia’s Salmaan Amin at the No. 8 position, 11-0, 11-2, 11-6, Feb. 6 … Went the distance against Cornell’s Liad Hare at the No. 8 position, 11-6, 11-6, 9-11, 14-16, 2-2, Feb. 7 … Swept St. Lawrence’s Lockie Munro at the No. 7 position in a Potter Cup quarterfinal, 11-5, 11-6, 11-8, Feb. 26 .. Bested Dartmouth’s James Fisch at the No. 7 position in a Potter Cup semifinal consolation, 11-3, 12-10, 9-11, 11-4, Feb. 27.

2014-15 (Freshman):
Finished the season with a 6-2 record … Earned his first career win with an 11-5, 11-6, 11-3 victory over Penn’s George Lemmon at the No. 9 position Jan. 11 … Defeated Franklin & Marshall’s Karim Abdel Mawla 11-5, 11-4, 11-9 at the No. 9 position Jan. 12 … Scored a victory over Cornell’s August Jones 11-1, 11-0, 11-6 at the No. 8 position Jan. 31 … Took down Columbia’s Johnathan Gill 11-8, 11-6, 11-4 at the No. 9 position Feb. 1 … Grinded out a victory over Yale’s Arjun Kochhar 8-11, 11-6, 8-11, 11-9, 11-6 at the No. 9 position Feb. 6 … Defeated Rochester’s Ben Pitfield 11-7, 8-11, 11-6, 11-6 at the No. 9 position Feb. 20, in a 2015 CSA Team National Championship first round matchup.

Before Harvard
Three-year letter winner at the Brooks School … Also spent 10 seasons with the Alexandria Sporting Club (Egypt) from the U10 level to the U19 level … Named to the Independent School League All-League team for all three years as the Brooks School No. 1 … A two-time US Open Champion (2009,2011) and the 2011 Dutch Open Champion … The Columbia University Club of New England Award winner for 2013 and student government representative all four years at the Brooks School … Awarded the Brooks School, School Prefect and Dorm Perfect awards as a senior.

ACADEMIC INTEGRATION & COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS