7 Tavish Smith
7 Tavish Smith
Height: 6-5
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Oceanside, Calif.
High School: La Costa Canyon
Position: MH/OH
Major: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
Team: Epic Volleyball Club

2013: Played in 51 sets...51 kills...31 digs...23 blocks...recorded six kills and three blocks versus New Paltz (1/26)...posted seven digs and four kills against Southern Vermont (4/6)...totaled four kills, four blocks, and four digs versus Regis (4/5).

Off the Court at MIT: Majoring in computer science and electrical engineering.

Why I Chose MIT: I chose MIT because it offers an opportunity to challenge myself academically in a cooperative and collaborative environment while simultaneously continuing to compete in volleyball at a high level. The atmosphere of MIT is unrivaled anywhere else in the world, and it provides a perfect balance of athletics and academics.

High School: A 2012 graduate of La Costa Canyon High School...San Diego Union Tribune all-academic team...league champions...varsity letterwinner...also played basketball and tennis...founder of Direct Democracy Club...Student of the Year for English.

Club: Epic Volleyball Club captain...Wave Volleyball Club.