Cliodhna McCarthy
Cliodhna McCarthy
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hinsdale, Ill.
High School: Hinsdale Central
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2013-14: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll  … CRCA Scholar Athlete … started the fall season in the one seat of the V8 crew at the Head of the Charles (10/20) and at the Princeton Chase (10/27) … moved to the three seat of the C4 entry for the Foot of the Charles (11/16) …  started the spring season in the one seat against Boston College (4/5) … moved to the seven seat for six of the next seven races … helped the crew to wins over Rutgers (4/6), St. Joseph’s (4/11) and George Washington (4/12) … back to the one seat at the Patriot League Championships (5/16) where she helped the Engineers to a third-place finish and a fourth-place overall in the final team standings.

2012-13: Rowed with the second varsity 8 for the Engineers … Patriot League Academic Honor Roll … CRCA Scholar Athlete … sat in the seven seat all season … competed at the Princeton Chase (10/28), vs. Boston College (4/6), at the George Washington Invitational (4/12), vs. BC/BU/URI (4/27), at the Beanpot (4/28), at the EAWRC Sprints (5/5) and at the Patriot League Championships (5/17).

2011-12: Rowed in novice 8 during fall season … rowed in second varsity 8 during spring season, sitting in the seven seat.

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … concentration in economics … summer research intern at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago researching activity levels in above knee amputees and prosthetics prescription … process and product development intern at Molex Fiber Optics … American Legion Award for Outstanding Character … Co-chair of Girl Scout Outreach in the Society of Women Engineers … outreach chair of Baker Leaders … Alpha Phi.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Hinsdale Central High School … swimming team captain … National Honor Society.