Sameena Shaffeeullah
Sameena Shaffeeullah
Height: 5-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Danbury, Conn.
High School: Danbury
Major: Computer Science

2017-18: All-American Coed Crew ... All-New England First Team Crew ... competed in 18 regattas as a junior, all as the crew in the A Division ... guided the coed team to its first National Championship since 1961, to a first place finish at the Schell Trophy, the Fall New England Coed Championship and to a third place finish at the Coed Atlantic Coast Championship ... in the fall, placed first at the Schell Trophy, second at the Hoyt Trophy, third at the St. Mary's Fall Interconference, fourth at the Atlantic Coast Championship, fifth at the Danmark Trophy, sixth at the Captain Hurst Bowl and sixth at the Harry Anderson Trophy ... in the spring, placed first at the Coed National Championship, first at the Boston Dinghy Club Challenge Cup, first at the Sharpe Team Race, second at the Rudkin Team Race, fourth at the National Semifinals, fifth at the Lynne Marchiando Team Race, sixth at the Friis Team Race, seventh at the New England Team Race Championship, ninth at the NEISA Coed Championship and tenth at the Thompson Trophy.

2016-17: ICSA All-American (Crew) … All-NEISA Crews First Team … Babineau Trophy Finalist … competed in 14 regattas as a sophomore all as the crew … helped the Engineers to eighth place at the Team Race National Championship in their first appearance since 1978 … also guided Engineers to their first Boston Dinghy Challenge Cup and Atlantic Coast Championship … in the fall (all A Division), finished second at the Atlantic Coast Championship, second at the Captain Hurst Bowl, second at the St. Mary’s Fall Interconference, third at the Schell Trophy, third at the Danmark Trophy, third at the Hatch Brown Trophy and sixth at the Hoyt Trophy … in the spring (all A Division) claimed first at the Boston Dinghy Challenge Cup, third at the New England Team Race Championship, fifth at the Thompson Trophy, fifth at the Charleston Spring Coed Regatta, eighth at the Team Race National Championship and ninth at both the Lynne Marchiando Team Race and Graham Hall Team Race … [SEASON RESULTS]

Competed in four regattas as a freshman ... helped MIT to first place and took first in the B-Division at the Oberg Trophy (10/24-25) ... at the Oberg Trophy in the spring (4/16-17), placed ninth as a team (fifth in the A-Division) ... closed the season by placing fourth as a team (fifth in the C-Division) at the Thompson Trophy (4/16-17) and a fifth place finish (first in the A-Division) at the George E. Morris Trophy (4/23-24) ... [SEASON RESULTS]

On Dry Land at MIT: Majoring in computer engineering with a concentration in philosophy ... intern at Quickbase Inc. and General Electric … treasurer of the Muslim Students Association ... Global Leadership Program.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Danbury High School … National Honor Society … President of the Debate Team and Youth Group … NEHS Vice President.