Elizabeth Zhang
Elizabeth Zhang
Height: 5-2
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lexington, Mass.
High School: Buckingham Browne & Nichols
Major: Electrical Engineering

2016-17: Competed in eight regattas as a senior all as the crew in the fall season … won the C Division at the Captain Hurst Bowl and then came in fourth in the B Division at the Smith Trophy, sixth in the A Division at the Victorian Coffee Urn, fourth in the B Division at the Smith Trophy, eighth in the A Division at the Toni Deutsch Trophy, 12th in the A Division and 14th in the B Division at the Mrs. Hurst Bowl, 11th at the St. Mary’s Fall Intersectional and 12th in the B Division at the Regis Bowl … [SEASON RESULTS]

2015-16:
ICSA Women's National Championship Qualifier ... NEISA Women's Sailor of the Week (9/1) ... ICSA Scholar-Athlete ... competed in 18 regattas as a junior ... helped the Engineers to ninth place at the ICSA Women's National Semifinals (5/24-25) and eighth at the ICSA Women's National Championship (5/26-27) ... in the B-Division at the national championship, finished fourth with 138 points ... sailed in both the A and B-Divisions at the national semifinals, finishing sixth and 10th, respectively ... opened the fall season with a first place finish in the A-Division (fourth as a team) at the Toni Deutsch Trophy (9/12-13) ... also placed fifth as a team (second in the A-Division) at the Loder Trophy (9/26-27) ... opened the spring season with a fifith place finish (third in the A-Division) at the College of Charleston Team Race (2/27-28) ... in team racing, registered a mark of 15-4 for second place at the Arctic Circle Team Race (3/12-13) and a record of 14-7 for third at the Geiger Team Race (3/19-20) ... finished fourth in the A-Division (third as a team) at the President's Trophy (4/16-17) .... at the Reed Trophy (4/23-24), the NEISA Women's Championship, took seventh in the A-Division (11th as a team) ... [SEASON RESULTS]

2014-15: First Team NEISA Women's Crew ... Competed in 11 regattas with ten, top 10 finishes in 2014-15 ... season best first place finish in the A Division at the Toni Deutsch Trophy (9/14) and the B Division at the Central Series, Savin Hill (4/19) ... placed sixth at the NEISA Women's Championship (4/26) ... was second at the Stu Nelson Trophy (10/26) and the Emily Wick Trophy (4/12) ... [SEASON RESULTS]

2013-14: Competed in nine regattas as the crew...clinched sixth place in the A Division of the ICSA Women's National Championship Eastern Semifinal (5/28) as MIT was first out of 14 teams...finished 10th in the A Division of the New England Women's Championship (4/20)...captured third place in the A Division of the Toni Deutsch Regatta (9/15)...ranked fifth in the A Division of the Oberg Trophy (4/13) and in the C Division of the Boston Dinghy Club Challenge Cup (4/20)...secured sixth place in the A Division of the Regis Bowl (9/29)...finished ninth in the B Division of the Stu Nelson Trophy (10/27).

On Dry Land at MIT: Majoring in electrical engineering with a concentration in comparative media studies … intern at Boeing, MIT Hover Ocean Engineering Group, MIT Biomechatronics Lab and The Dukode Studio … Captain of the sailing team.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Buckingham Browne & Nichols...four-time varsity letterwinner...also participated in figure skating.