Marisa D'Orsogna
Marisa D'Orsogna
Year: Junior
Hometown: Audubon, Pa.
High School: Agnes Irwin School
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Leverett

Junior • 2012
Sat in the three spot as Radcliffe finished fourth in the second varsity eight third-level final at the NCAA Championships in West Windsor, N.J., May 27 ... Rowed in the three position of the second varsity eight which finished fourth in the grand final, helping Radcliffe claim the first ever Ivy League Championship Regatta May 13 … Assisted the second varsity eight from the three seat, as it took down Yale for Radcliffe’s lone win in the Case Cup April 21 … Contributed in the second varsity eight to Radcliffe’s sweep of No. 20 Dartmouth and Syracuse to claim the O’Leary Cup April 14 …  Sat in the seven seat of the second varsity eight for Radcliffe’s second-place finish (7:20.4) at the Class of 1975 Cup April 7 …  Rowed in the five seat of the second varsity eight as Radcliffe topped Brown by 5.9 seconds March 31 … Helped the second varsity eight to win the Beanpot over rivals Boston College, Boston University, MIT and Northeastern.

Sophomore • 2011
Raced with the second varsity eight seven times and the varsity four once … Rowed in the second varsity eight at the NCAA Championships … Part of fifth-place second varsity at EAWRC Sprints … Contributed to two second-place finishes at the Charles River Challenge, helping the second varsity eight defeat Dartmouth twice, Northeastern and Syracuse.

Freshman • 2010
Made one appearance with the varsity four A, three with the varsity four B and two with the third varsity eight … Helped the varsity four finish fifth in the grand final at the EAWRC Sprints May 16 … Contributed to the varsity four B finishing first in 8:01.74 and Radcliffe claiming its fourth team-points banner over Boston College, Boston University, MIT and Northeastern at the Beanpot May 1 … Helped the third varsity eight defeat Princeton in 7:43.0 April 10.

Before Harvard
Captained crew in 2008-09 … Recipient of bronze medal in varsity four at Stotesbury in 2009 … Varsity eight Inter-AC League champion in 2009 … Member of the varsity swim team for three seasons … Named most improved swimmer in 2007 … Member of Agnes Irwin Cum Laude Society … Member of Operation Smile, AIDS Alive and Girls Grant-Making club … Participated in Model UN.

Interests include kayaking, singing, theater and art.