Michael Tom
Michael Tom
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.
High School: Greenwich
Position: Sabre
Major: Physics, Mathematics
House Affiliation: Mather

Senior (2012-13):
Picked up a win at the St. John's Invitational.

Sophomore (2010-11):
Finished 26th at the Penn State Garret Open Nov. 14 ... Participated in the St. John's Super Cup.

Freshman (2009-10):
Earned six victories at the NCAA Championships, placing 21st in the sabre ... Claimed seventh in the sabre at the NCAA Northeast Regionals ... Won four bouts at the Ivy League Championships.

Before Harvard:
Winner of the gold medal at the 2009 United States Fencing Association (USFA) Junior Olympics … Won bronze medal in junior men's sabre at USFA National Championship in Texas ... Claimed the bronze at the 2008 USFA Junior Olympics … Ranked first in the 2008 USFA Cadet Men’s Sabre Championship … Named first alternate for 2009 Cadet Men’s Sabre World Championship … Helped USFA Junior Men’s Sabre team to gold medal at 2007 and 2008 summer national championships … Placed 16th in 2008 World Cup … Winner of the 2009 Gerber Medal by Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering … Finalist at the 2009 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Reno, Nev. ... National AP Scholar.

Cousin, Janice Lowe, attended Harvard Medical School … Cousin, Robert Lowe, attended Harvard Law School.