ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
34 - Spencer de Mars
Spencer de Mars
Height: 6-8
Weight: 210
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Falls Church, Va.
High School: Thomas Jefferson
Position: Forward

Freshman (2009-10)
Appeared in 12 games ... Grabbed a rebound in first collegiate game against Bryant (11/20) ... Scored first points on a pair of free throws vs. Rice (12/2) ... First assist against MIT (12/28/) ... Provided valuable minutes off the bench for a depleted team in road wins at Yale (2/12) and Brown (2/13).

Background
Son of Susan and Andrew ... Two-year starter and letterwinner at center for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology ... Senior captain ... Two-time Liberty District second team selection ... Virginia High School League Northern Region All-Star as a senior ... School co-Most Valuable Player award ... Named as the CapitalHoops Student-Athlete of the month in September 2008 ... Led team to best record in 10 seasons ... Set school record for rebounds in a game with 19 ... Owns school records for career rebounds and blocked shots ... National Honor Society member ... Fairfax Stars Outstanding Student-Athlete Award ... Fairfax County Champion of Character Award ... AP Scholar Award ... National Merit Semi-Finalist ... Father, Andrew, attended Harvard and played hockey and football freshman year, and was a member of the rowing team as a sophomore.