Sarah Weiss
Sarah Weiss
Height: 5-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Edina, Minn.
High School: Edina
Position: Free-DX
Major: Biological Engineering

2011: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … finished second in the 500 free in a season best effort of 5:15.98 at the MIT Invitational (12/2) … also took second in the 500 free at Bowdoin (11/19) … won the 1,000 free at Wellesley in 11:04.74, a season best time … second at both the New England Invitational (11/5) and at Bowdoin in the 1,000 … won the 1,650 free at the MIT Invitational.

2010: CSCAA honorable mention Scholar All-America … saw most of her action in distance freestyle events … won the 1,000 free against Wheaton (1/6) … seventh in the 500 free at the NEWMAC Championships … third in the 1,650 free with a season best effort of 17:38.57 … that was the third best time in the MIT record book.

Out of the Pool at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering … held internships with Medtronic in the Neuro-Engineering Group and with the Institut Curie in the Del Bene Lab …researched in MIT’s Wilson Lab … Innoworks co-chair … SWE co-chair.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Edina High School … three-time letterwinner in swimming … team captain … honorable mention all-conference in 2009 … National Merit finalist … AP Scholar with Distinction.

Personal: Daughter of Amy Kaiser and Andrew Weiss … father graduated from MIT.