Ben Potash
Height: 5-11
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012-13: Saw action in four races as a freshman … opened the season at the regatta against Holy Cross, Dartmouth and Columbia (4/06), where he sat in the #2 seat of the Varsity B boat … sat in the #2 seat in the B boat against Williams, WPI, Franklin & Marshall and Connecticut College (4/13) … sat in the #1 seat in the regattas against Trinity, Colgate and the University of Rhode Island (4/29) and Boston University and the University of Wisconsin.

Off the Water at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor and concentration in economics … held an internship at Pioneer Natural Resources … researched at the Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies … MIT Motorsports FASE Chassis Team leader … Kappa Sigma Alumni Chair … Gordon Engineering Leadership.

Personal: Son of Annie and Richard Potash … family member graduated from MIT.