ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Alexander Eldeib
Alexander Eldeib
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Burke, Va.
High School: Edmund Burke School
Position: Epee
House Affiliation: Leverett

Freshman (2013-14):
Earned All-Ivy second team honors ... Made his collegiate debut at the Tradition Tournament, where he went 11-4 (Dec. 8) ... Earned six victories at the St. John's Invitational (Jan. 26) ... Posted a 10-5 record, which tied for fourth, at the Ivy League Round-Robins (Feb. 8-9) ... Went 6-3 at the 7th Beanpot (Feb. 12) ... Finished seventh at the NCAA Northeast Regional with a 15-7 mark and plus-24 indicator (March 9) ... Went 10-13 with 91 touches recorded to finish 17th at the NCAA Championships (March 20-23).  

International

(2013-14):
Finished fifth in the Division I men's epee and ninth in the Junior men's epee at the January North American Cup Jan. 17-20 … Won gold at the Junior Olympics (Feb. 15) ... Placed 52nd at the US National Championship (April 11-14). 

Before Harvard:
Two-year member of the US National Team and selected as captain in 2012 ... Member of the U17 men’s epee bronze medal team at the 2012 World Championships ... Two-time US U17 national champion ... Finished first at the U20 NAC in November 2011 ... Placed third at the Division I NAC in January 2011... In 2012 at the U17 European Circuit Chalons, placed first ... Certified referee in foil and saber ... His sister, Nadia Eldeib ’13, fenced at Harvard.