ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
James Hawrot
James Hawrot
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Barrington, R.I.
High School: Barrington
Position: Epee
House Affiliation: Cabot

Sophomore (2009-10):
Finished in 14th at the NCAA Championships with 11 wins and 86 touches ... Earned a first-place finish at the NCAA Northeast Regionals ... Second-team All-Ivy League … Went 10-5 at the Ivy League Championships … Took fifth at Garret Penn State Open.

International:
Won the bronze medal at US Fencing Championships.

Freshman (2008-09):
Finished ninth at NCAA Regionals ... Was 23rd in epee at Garret Penn State Open ... Posted a 3-0 record against Sacred Heart ... Went 9-0 at the Beanpot ...Finished 8-7 in epee at Ivy Championships.

Background:
Captained men's Rhode Island Fencing Academy & Club (RIFAC) epee squad 2006-08 ... Selected for 2008 U.S. Junior Men's Epee team and finished third individually in at Junior Olympics held in Sicily ... Earned sixth place in 2008 Budapest World Cup for Junior Men's Epee ... Currently ranked No. 2 in U.S. Junior Men's Epee ... Received Joseph E. Pechinsky Award for sportsmanship and achievement from the New England Division ...Won 2008 North Atlantic Sectionals Championship ... National Honor Society member 2007-08 ... Enjoys reading, music and traveling in free time ... Father, Edward, graduated from Harvard in 1976 with a PhD in chemistry.