ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Jessica Mealia
Jessica Mealia
Year: Junior
Hometown: Toronto, Ont.
High School: Havergal College
Major: Economics
House Affiliation: Mather

Junior • 2012
Sat in the five spot as Radcliffe finished fourth in the second varsity eight third-level final at the NCAA Championships in West Windsor, N.J., May 27 ...  Rowed in the five position of the second varsity eight which finished fourth in the grand final, helping Radcliffe claim the first ever Ivy League Championship Regatta May 13 … Assisted the second varsity eight from the five seat, as it took down Yale for Radcliffe’s lone win in the Case Cup April 21 …  Contributed in the second varsity eight to Radcliffe’s sweep of No. 20 Dartmouth and Syracuse to claim the O’Leary Cup April 14 … Sat in the five seat of the second varsity eight for Radcliffe’s second-place finish (7:20.4) at the Class of 1975 Cup April 7 … Helped the varsity eight to win the Beanpot over rivals Boston College, Boston University, MIT and Northeastern with a time of 6:25.9.

Sophomore • 2011
Raced with the second varsity eight seven times and the varsity eight once … Contributed to fifth-place finish for the varsity eight at the EAWRC Sprints … Rowed in the second varsity eight at the NCAA Championships … Contributed to two second-place finishes at the Charles River Challenge, helping the second varsity eight defeat Dartmouth twice, Northeastern and Syracuse.

Freshman • 2010
Made five straight appearances with the second varsity eight and one with the varsity four A … Helped the second varsity eight reach the grand final at the EAWRC Sprints May 16 … Contributed to the second varsity eight finishing second in 7:02.33 and Radcliffe claiming its fourth team-points banner over Boston College, Boston University, MIT and Northeastern at the Beanpot May 1 … Raced in the second varsity eight and defeated Syracuse and Dartmouth in 6:44.0 April 17 … Helped the second varsity eight defeat Cornell in 7:08.6 April 10 … Helped the varsity four A win its race in 7:56.1 against Brown April 3.

Before Harvard
Placed second in the Canadian Indoor Rowing Championships in 2009 … Finished 17th out of 200 at the Crash B’s Worldwide Indoor Rowing Championships in 2008 … Recipient of the Paterson Cup for Most Improved Crew in 2008 … Captained junior varsity crew in 2007 … Recipient of the Havergal College Ancerl Prize for Music Certificate of Distinction … Member of the Toronto Children’s Chorus for 11 years … Served on the Havergal Student Government and Student Council.