6 - Michelle Teplensky
Michelle Teplensky
Height: 5-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Somers, N.Y.
High School: North Salem
Position: M
Major: Chemical-Biological Engineering

2012: Appeared in and started all 20 games as a junior...posted two goals and an assist for five points to go along with a defensive save...registered an unassisted marker at Lasell (9/4)...notched a goal and an assist versus Smith (10/27)...only defensive save of the season occurred in a 2-1 victory over Wellesley in the semifinals of the NEWMAC Tournament (11/3)...named NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week (10/15)after limiting Springfield to three shots compared to 22 by the Engineers and held its leading scorer to just one shot...NEWMAC second team all-conference...NEWMAC academic all-conference...NFHCA New England East Region second team...NFHCA National Academic Squad.

2011: Appeared in and started 22 games as a sophomore...recorded one assist and a team-high three defensive saves ... opened the season with a pair of defensive saves against New England College (9/1) ... set up a goal at Smith (10/1) ... added a defensive save against Wellesley (10/18) ... member of a defense that had the best goals against average in the NEWMAC (1.25) ... NEWMAC academic all-conference.

2010: Appeared in and started all 19 games as a freshman ... had a team-high three defensive saves ... helped anchor a defense that had the second-best goals against average (1.65) in the NEWMAC.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in chemical-biological engineering with a concentration in Spanish...conducted a UROP in the Prather Lab...co-publicity chair for the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.

High School: A 2010 graduate of North Salem High School ... team MVP as a senior ... team captain as a senior ... two-time all-section ... two-time all-elite ... NFHCA High School National Academic squad ... U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete award ... valedictorian ... National Honor Society ... AP Scholar with Distinction.