Sophie Herscovici
Sophie Herscovici
Height: 5-6
Year: So.
Hometown: Brookline, Mass.
High School: Brookline
Major: Urban Planning

2018-19: CRCA Scholar-Athlete... IRA All-Academic Team... Competed in six regattas, including five in the V8... Also rowed once in the V4 and once in the V8 Open... Was in the No. 1 seat of the V8 at the IRA National Championship and the No. 3 seat of the V8 at the Knecht Cup that finished second in the Petite Final. [COMPLETE RESULTS]

2017-18: Competed in eight regattas... Made her debut at the Head of the Charles in the 2V4 that finished eighth... Was in the V8 that defeated Simmons and Bates as she was in the #3 seat... Was in the #3 seat vs. Wellesley, Williams and William Smith... Rowed in the #3 seat at the Knecht Cup, placing sixth in the Grand Final in 6:56.54... At the Dad Vail, her pairs boat was third in the A final to earn the bronze medal... Finished fourth in the repechage in the 2x competition at the IRA National Championship. [COMPLETE RESULTS]

Off the Water at MIT: Majoring in urban planning with a minor in economics... Researcher at MISTI Israel Tel Aviv University... Zoology department sea sponge research... ESG Math TA.

High School: Three-year letter winner and team captain in 2016-17 at Brookline High School... Stroked the Varsity 8 to wins at the Q Cup and Exeter Invite, along with a runner-up showing at the 2017 Massachusetts Public School States... Also earned the silver in the lightweight single at the 2017 Northeast Regionals... Rowed for Riverside Boat Club... 2017 MVP... 2016 Coach's Award winner... Member of the National Honor Society... Research assistant in Lyman Physics Lab at Harvard University... National Merith Commended Scholar... Received the Society of Women Engineers High Honor Award, the Sumner Shikes Memorial Award and the 2014 Scholastic Art Silver Key.