Steven Drapcho
Steven Drapcho
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Newtown, Pa.
High School: Council Rock North
Major: Physics

2012-13: Competed in 14 regattas as the crew...earned ICSA All-Academic first team honors...named to the All-NEISA Coed Crews second team...selected the NEISA Coed Sailor of the Week (10/24) after finishing atop the standings of the B Division of the Hoyt Trophy (10/21), which MIT won...helped the B Division boat finish 12th at the ICSA Dinghy National Championship as MIT ranked 14th overall (5/30)...captured third place in the B Division of the NEISA Dinghy Championship (4/14)...finished sixth in the B Division of the ICSA Western Semifinal (4/28)...ranked 11th at the New England Team Race Championship (5/5)...was the runner-up in the B Divisions of the Danmark Trophy (9/30) and Erwin Schell Trophy (3/24)...secured third place in the A Division of the Moody Trophy (10/7)...clinched fourth place in the B Division of the Boston Dinghy Club Challenge Cup (3/24).

2011-12: Competed in nine regattas as the crew and two events as a skipper...finished eighth in the B Division of the Harry Anderson Trophy (9/11)...was fourth in the B Division of the Moody Trophy (10/9) and the Atlantic Coast Championship (11/13)...ranked 11th in the A Division of the Navy Fall Intersectional (10/16)...was the skipper of a C Division boat that placed 12th at the Oberg Trophy (10/23)...captured sixth place in the B Division of the Erwin Schell Trophy (10/30)...claimed third place in the A Division of the Thompson Trophy (4/22)...helped MIT register an eighth-place finish at the NEISA Team Racing Championship (4/29).

2010-11: Competed in five regattas as the crew and three events as a skipper...skipper of the B Division boat that finished first at the Commonwealth Series (9/26)...crew of the C Division boat that captured first place at the Oberg Trophy (10/24)...crew of the A Division boat that finished eighth at the Erwin Schell Trophy (10/31)...crew of the MIT boat that placed fifth at the Hap Moore Team Race (11/7)...skipper of the A Division boat that finished eighth at the Wood Trophy (3/12) and the BU Trophy (4/2).

On Dry Land at MIT: Majoring in physics...conducted research for the Gedik group in the MIT Center for Materials Science and Engineering and the Laboratory for Emerging and Exploratory Devices at UC Berkely...outreach chair for the Society of Physics Students.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Council Rock North High School...outdoor track and field letterwinner...valedictorian...National Merit Finalist...third place in math category at the Delaware Valley Science Fair.