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 7th Place (Nov. 4, 2017)
New England Championship 1st Place (Feb. 24, 2018)
NCAA Northeast Regional Championship 18th Place (March 11, 2018)

 

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.