5 Christopher Miao
5 Christopher Miao
Year: Junior
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.
High School: Deerfield Academy
Position: Attacker
Major: History
House Affiliation: Quincy

Career Highs
Goals: 1, 6x - last vs George Washington (1/23/14)
Assists: 2, 3x - last vs. Connecticut College (9/28/13)
Steals: 2 vs. Connecticut College (9/28/13)

2014 (Junior)
Scored two goals, assisted on three others and registered four steals in his third season … Scored a goal and tallied an assist against Cal Lutheran on Oct. 4 … Found the back of the net once against Dartmouth on Oct. 19 to help the Crimson secure third place at the Ivy Championship … Registered two steals at the CWPA Eastern Championships at Annapolis, Md., Nov. 21-23.

2013 (Sophomore)
Contributed two goals, three helpers and four steals throughout the season ... Handed out an assist in the first win of the season versus Washington and Jefferson Sept. 8 … Contributed a steal at Princeton Sept. 14 … Tallied a goal, two assists and a career-high two steals against Connecticut College Sept. 28 … Registered a score at Connecticut College Oct. 5 … Recorded a steal versus Fordham Nov. 3. 

Before Harvard
Four-year letter winner in water polo … Four-year letter winner in swimming … Four-year letter winner in crew … Captained the water polo team as a senior … Named to the All-Tournament Team at the New England Water Polo Championships – NEPSAC in 2010 and 2011 … Helped the water polo team win the NEPSAC championships in 2008, 2010, and 2011 … Led the water polo team in assists in 2010 and 2011 … Recorded 67 goals in 19 games as a junior … Helped win NEPSAC swimming championship in 2009 … National Merit Scholar Finalist … College Board AP Scholar with Distinction … Four-year member of the Honor Roll … U.S. President Scholar candidate … Co-founder of Room to Read chapter at Deerfield … Coached regional Special Olympics swimming athletes from 2009 – 2011 … Served as Vice President (2011-2012) and Treasurer (2009-2010) of the Asian Student Alliance … Selected as Diversity Alliance Co-Chair and head Tour Guide at Deerfield Academy as a senior … Father, Gene Miao ’83, attended Harvard.