Nina van Loon
Nina van Loon
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Boulder, Colo.
High School: Boulder
Position: Epee

Freshman (2012-13):
Finished 11th at NCAA Championships, earning All-America honorable mention ... Won 12 bouts at NCAAs ... Placed seventh at NCAA Regionals ... Won seven matches at Ivy League Round-Robins ... Posted a 14-1 record in the Epee event against NYU, Vassar, Penn State, North Carolina and Sacred Heart (Dec. 1) ... Earned bronze at the Laupheim Junior Epee World Cup ... Finished ninth at the Udine World Cup ... Won eight matches at St. John's Invitational.

Before Harvard:
Attained No. 1 ranking in Y14 and U17 age groups … Placed second in Cadet circuit event in Modling, Austria in 2010 … Finished third in Cadet circuit event in Grenoble, France in 2010 … Ranked second U17 NAC in January 2011 … Came in sixth at the U20 2012 Junior Olympics … Currently ranked ninth in the nation in U20 age category … Brother, Mike Van Loon, attended University of Pennsylvania on a football scholarship, graduated 1998.