Sydney Karnovsky
Sydney Karnovsky
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Brookline, Mass.
High School: Brookline High School

Served as crew for all 18 races of the Tufts Central Series 1 regatta to pace Harvard to a first-place finish in the A division and second overall ... Secured three top-five finishes in the C division boat at the Hatch Brown Trophy ... Served as crew in the B division, winning a third-place finish in the second race at the Captain Hurst Bowl ... Helped Harvard sail to a 12th place finish at the Hoyt Trophy ... Earned three single-digit finishes in six races as crew in the B division at the Schell Trophy.

Before Harvard:
Competed in sailing, ice hockey and soccer at Brookline High School ... Captain of ice hockey team from 2009-2012 ... Captain of sailing team from 2010-2012 ... Named sailing MVP in 2009, 2011 and 2012 ... Helped BHS sailing win the Mass Bay League B Division North Team racing trophy in 2012 ... Named Boston Globe All-Star and Boston Herald All-Star in hockey in 2012 ... Helped BHS sailing team finish third at Massachusetts States in 2010 ... National Honors Society member ... AP scholar ... Volunteer at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital 2010-2012 ... Received Brookline Hub Youth award in 2012.

Grandmother, Ann Karnovsky '52 attended Radcliffe ... Father, Dan Karnovsky ' 87, also attended Harvard was a member of the crew and sailing teams.