Sheel Patel
Sheel Patel
Height: 6-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: El Paso, Texas
High School: Coronado
Position: Epee
Major: Computer Science
Top Finishes
The Big One Invitational T-Fifth Place (Oct. 28, 2018)
New England Championship 1st Place (Feb. 24, 2018)
NCAA Northeast Regional Championship 18th Place (March 11, 2018)

 

2018-19: Overall record: 26-23 … NFC record: 8-6 … finished 30th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/10) … ranked fifth at the New England Championship (3/2) … tied for fifth place at The Big One Invitational (10/28). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2017-18: NFC Epee All-Star Second Team … overall record: 44-12 … NFC record: 16-4 … ranked 18th at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/11) … captured first place at the New England Championship (2/24) … finished seventh at The Big One Invitational (11/4). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

2016-17: Overall record: 45-18 … NFC record: 15-9 … finished 33rd at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship (3/12) … placed seventh at the New England Championship (3/4) … ranked 21st at The Big One Invitational (11/5). [INDIVIDUAL RESULTS]

Off the Fencing Strip at MIT: Majoring in computer science … interned at Tesla for two summers … MIT Consulting Group director of corporate relations … Phi Delta Theta fraternity rush chair.

High School: A 2016 graduate of Coronado High School … National Honor Society … top one percent of graduating class … National AP Scholar … National Merit Commended Scholar … National Academic Quiz Tournaments national champion … University Interscholastic League three-time district champions in math, science and computer science … Android App developer that has generated over 10,000 downloads … Quiz Bowl national champions … Math and Science Teams captain … Mathnasium Learning Center instructor … conducted research at the University of Texas at El Paso in thin film solar cells … United Nations online volunteer … Phidev App Development Company intern.

Club: Texas Excalibur … B rated in epee … third place in Senior Mixed epee and Cadet Men’s epee at the New Mexico Open … ninth place in Wang Memorial Division 1A/2 ROC and RYC Division II epee … top 50 at the 2011 Y-12 Nationals … three-time Junior Olympics qualifier … five-time Summer Nationals qualifier.