Kristine Bunker
Kristine Bunker
Height: 6-0
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Falmouth, Mass.
High School: Falmouth
Position: High Jump
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2012: Came fourth in the pentathlon (3097) and tied for fifth in high jump (5-00 ¼) at the N.E. Div. III (indoor) … won the bronze medal in the pentathlon (3123) at ECAC Division III championships … holds the MIT varsity record for high jump (5-00 ¼). … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference.

2011: Recorded program’s second-best indoor mark in high jump (5-1.75 feet) of all-time … recorded program’s sixth-best outdoor mark in high jump (4-11.00 feet) of all-time … part of winning 4x200 relay vs. Bates and Colby (1:54.46) … 2nd place in high jump vs. Bates and Colby (4-9.75 feet).

Off the Track: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in science, technology and society … held an internship with Woods Hole Group … worked in the MIT IDC Lab working with research in the future of manufacturing … MIT Club of Cape Cod Scholarship recipient … 2011 Capital One Academic All-District honoree … General Electric Women’s Networking Scholarship recipient … American Business Women’s Society Scholarship … Henry Smythe Scholarship … publicity chair of MIT branch of American Society of Mechanical Engineers … special events chair J-Entry MacGregor House … MIT soup kitchen coordinator … also part of the MIT women’s volleyball team.

Personal: Daughter of Beatrice and Thomas Bunker.