Grace Melcher
Grace Melcher
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oak Park, Ill.
High School: Oak Park
Major: Civil Engineering

2017-18: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll... Competed in six regattas in the Second Varsity 8 boat... Was in the #7 seat of the 2V8 that was third at the George Washington University Invitational... Rowed in the #3 seat of the 2V8 that was fifth in the Grand Final at the Patriot League Championship.

2016-17: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll... Appeared in seven events, all with the varsity 4 and all but one in the #3 seat... The V4 third at the George Washington Invitational and sixth in the grand final of the Patriot League Championship on 5/12. [SEASON RESULTS]

2015-16: Patriot League Academic Honor Roll … appeared in 10 events, seven as the #5 seat in the 2V8 … finished fifth in the grand final of the Patriot League Championship (5/13) … was fourth in the EARWC Sprints petite finals (5/1) … defeated Coast Guard, Simmons and Smith (3/26). [SEASON RESULTS]

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in civil engineering with a concentration in urban planning... Mini UROP in Course One... Officer in Kappa Alpha Theta.. Interned at Veolia Energy.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Oak Park and River Forest High School … two varsity letters in soccer … all-district Goal Keeper of the year … third-place at Regional Midwest Championship Regatta 2014 … first-place Milwaukee River Challenge 2014 … first-place Head of the Rock 2014 … National Honor Society … National Society of High School Scholars … National French Honor Society … National Science Honor Society … leader at FRIST youth group … founder of non-profit CareCakes LLC … A Honor Roll.

Club: Rowed with the Chicago Rowing Foundation.