Alissa Borshchenko
Alissa Borshchenko
Height: 5-8
Year: So.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Brooklyn Technical
Major: Chemical-Biological Engineering

2013-14: Competed in five regattas as the crew and three as a skipper...was the crew of the fifth-place B Division boat at the Firefly and FJ Invite (10/19)...captured sixth place at the Midweek Firefly Regatta (10/23)...was the skipper of seventh-place A Division boats at the Professor Noringer Regatta (11/9) and Crews Regatta (11/10).

2012-13: Competed in three regattas as the crew and one as a skipper...was the skipper of the A Division boat that captured 11th place at the Crews Regatta (11/4)...also finished 11th at the Midweek Firefly Invite (4/25)...ranked 15th at the Midweek Firefly Invite (4/9)...was 17th at the Midweek Tech Invite (9/27).

On Dry Land at MIT: Majoring in chemical-biological engineering...conducted research in the Housman Lab at the Koch Institute...MIT Women's Independent Living Group executive council.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Brooklyn Technical High School...National Honor Society...Fashion Club president...Student Government junior class parliamentarian and Council for Student Activities...Science Bowl vice-president...National Merit Scholarship semifinalist...was the runner-up at the 2012 New York City Regional Science Bowl...placed fourth in the New York City Urban Barcode Project...2011 AP Scholar with Distinction.