ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Emma Vaggo
Emma Vaggo
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Kullavik, Sweeden
High School: Sigrid Rudebecks Gymnasium
Position: Epee

Freshman (2011-12)
Finished 14th at the NCAA championships ... Took bronze at the Garret Open at Penn State in the Epee event … Went 13-5 at the Ivy League championship helping the women to a third-place finish … Earned second-team All-Ivy … Secured a gold medal at the NCAA Regional event hosted  Boston College. 

Before Harvard:
Member of the Swedish junior national team and Swedish Olympic training squad for the 2012 Games … placed first in the Swedish Junior ranking competition and Swedish Cadet ranking competition and was a member of the first-place team in the Junior European Championships in 2005-06 … earned first-place honors during the Nordic Cadet championships and the Swedish Cadet championships in 2006-07 … Secured second place in the 2006-07 Junior World Cup … Took third at the 2007-08 Junior World Cup … Finished first in the International Open as well as second in the Nordic Junior championships … Earned a pair of third-place finishes during the Swedish Junior Championships and the Ch Fillol International Open … Took first-place in the 2009-10 Junior World Cup … ranked 10th in the FIE junior world rankings last year … Served as a trainer and leader of fencing groups at the Kungsbacka Fencing Club in Gothenburg, Sweden.