5 Pilar Curtis
5 Pilar Curtis
Year: Junior
Hometown: Victoria, B.C.
High School: Oak Bay
Position: Back
Major: Psychology
House Affiliation: Currier

Junior • 2009
Recorded a defensive save in season opener at Holy Cross (Sept. 5).

Sophomore • 2008
Appeared in 10 games, starting eight at back, after fighting injury trouble early on ... Made a defensive save at Princeton (Oct. 25) ... Part of a defensive unit that ranked fourth in the Ivy League, allowing 2.12 goals per game in Ivy play.

Freshman • 2007
Named to the 2007 ZAG/NFHCA Division I National Academic Squad ... Started 16 of the team’s 17 games ... Part of a Crimson defense that ranked third in goals allowed (10) and second in shots allowed (67) in league play ... Made Harvard debut in season opener against Massachusetts..

Before Harvard
Named to British Columbia provincial under-18 team in 2006 and 2007 ... 2006 team placed third at Nationals ... Made B.C. U-16 team in 2005 ... Captained Oak Bay team as a senior ... Helped Regional Island team place second at Provincials in 2006 and again in 2007 ... Made Honour Roll with Distinction all four years ... Coached in the Victoria Junior Field Hockey Association in 2005 and 2006.

Interests include reading and outdoor activities.