ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Blake Pucsek
Blake Pucsek
Height: 6-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: Victoria, B.C.
High School: Claremont Secondary
House Affiliation: Eliot

Senior • 2010
Team captain … Rowed in the varsity eight all spring, in the bow and seven seats, contributing to the Crimson’s 7-1 dual record … Helped Harvard capture its seventh Ladies’ Challenge Plate at the Royal Henley Regatta … Helped the Crimson win its 26th Eastern title, 26th Ivy League crown and 30th Rowe Cup at the EARC Sprints … Part of fourth-place varsity finish at IRA National Championships … Contributed to a third consecutive win at the 145th Harvard-Yale Regatta … Aided in fourth straight Compton Cup win against Princeton and MIT … Helped the Crimson win the Adams Cup against Navy and Penn for the 11th straight season … Contributed to the Crimson’s 13th straight win over Northeastern for the Smith Cup and a dual win against Cornell.

Junior • 2009
Sat in the two seat of the varsity eight in every race in 2009 … Earned second-team All-Ivy League honors and silver medal at Sprints … Varsity eight went undefeated in dual action (7-0), and finished third in the Copley Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic and fifth at the IRA National Championships.

2008
Took a leave of absence from Harvard.

Sophomore • 2007
Sat in the three seat and the seven seat of the second varsity eight ... Won a silver medal at EARC Sprints and finished fourth at the IRA National Championships.


Freshman • 2006
Won a bronze medal at the EARC Sprints in the freshman eight ... Placed fifth in the grand final at the IRA National Championships.