John Kongoletos
John Kongoletos
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wading River, N.Y.
High School: Shoreham-Wading River
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012-13: Rowed in four races as a sophomore … sat in the #2 seat of the Varsity 8 A boat at the Princeton Chase (10/28) … rowed in the #2 seat of the Varsity 4 B boat at the Foot of the Charles (11/17) … at the Joy Cup (4/06), he sat in the #4 seat of the Varsity 8 B boat … rowed in the #7 seat of the third Varsity 8 boat against Dartmouth and Harvard (4/13) and at the EARC Sprints Regatta (5/19).

2011-12: Competed in the varsity four boat in the #3 seat against Yale (4/7); versus Cornell (4/21) and at Penn (4/28) … rowed in the freshman boat in the #1 seat at the Head of the Charles (10/22).

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in energy studies and a concentration in economics … was an engineering intern at the Homeland Security Center … held an internship with the Management and Energy Consulting firm … research in energy initiatives and alternatives in third-world countries and biofuels … Next House executive board as treasurer … Eagle Scout … undergraduate association finance board chair.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Shoreham-Wading River High School … 2009 New York State Scholastic Champion (jr. men double) … 2010 New York State Scholastic Champion (sr. men club double) … fourth at 2009 SRAA Nationals (jr. men double) … also lettered in wrestling … Principal’s List … Math League team … Eagle scout.

Personal: Family member was on the wrestling team in college.