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

2013-14: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … against Bowdoin and Babson (11/23), she came third in the 1000 free with a time of 11:34.40 and was sixth in the 500 free in 5:45.45 … she was third in the 1000 free against Tufts (1/18) with her time of 11:16.08 … against Amherst (1/24), she was seventh in the 1650 free in 18:52.25 and was sixth in the 500 with a time of 5:34.73 … she took ninth in the 100 free in 59.15 at the Wheaton Invitational (2/8) … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/20-23), she was 26th in the 500 free with a time of 5:27.06, was 22nd in the 200 free in 2:02.38 and took 10th in the 1650 in 18:26.36.

2012-13: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … to start the season at Springfield (11/10), she finished in third place in the 1650 free with a time of 18:22.49 and was fifth in the 500 free with a 5:33.31 … took second place in the 1000 free against Wellesley (11/16) with her time of 11:08.33 and fourth in the 500 free in 5:27.30 … at the MIT Invite (11/30-12/03), she came fourth in the 500 free with a season-best time of 5:12.26… won the 1000 free against Tufts (1/19) in a personal best time of 10:59.48 … at the NEWMAC Championships (2/15-17), she came tenth in the 500 free with a 5:11.84 … in the 200 free, she was 13th with a time of 1:58.87 … finished sixth in the 1650 free with a time of 18:07.95.

2011-12: 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.

2010-11: 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 the Ulanovsky Lab in the Weizmann Institute and in MIT’s Wilson Lab … SWE executive board … dynaMIT co-director.

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.