ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
20 - Cynthia Tassopoulos
Cynthia Tassopoulos
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Dallas, Texas
High School: Hockaday
Position: Goalkeeper

Freshman • 2009
Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week after picking up 10 saves against Michigan (Oct. 10) and 12 against No. 10 Massachusetts (Oct. 6) ... Recorded a career high 23 saves at No. 5 Connecticut (Sept. 23) ... Registered eight saves in Ivy opener at Yale (Sept. 19) ... Recorded five saves in 4-1 win over UC Davis (Sept. 9) … Picked up first collegiate win in season opener at Holy Cross (Sept. 5).

Before Harvard
A four-year letterwinner in field hockey and softball at Hockaday High School … Captained both teams senior season … Named first team All-SPC Tournament in 2007 … Recipient of the Zoe Cavalaris Outstanding Female Athlete Award as well as the Nan McGarr Athletic Sprit Award in 2009 … Participated in Model UN and Student Council throughout high school … President and representative of Athletic Board.

Personal
Enjoys movies, traveling and Greek dancing … Father, Kerry, played soccer at Emory University.