ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
1 - Ariel Dukes
Ariel Dukes
Height: 5-9
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Winter Park, Fla.
High School: Winter Park
Position: Goalie

2012 (Freshman):
Had 193 saves during the season ... Finished with six assists and 14 steals ... Named CWPA Southern Division Rookie of the Week March 8 after making 32 saves in four games at the Harvard Invitational ... Named to the CWPA Southern Division Rookie and Defensive Player of the Week honor rolls after making 33 saves while starting four games during Harvard's spring break trip to California ... Awarded Southern Division Rookie and Defensive Player of the Week honors March 27 after a 13-save performance in a 7-5 win over Brown ... Earned her fourth CWPA Weekly honor by being named defensive player of the week April 3 after leading Harvard to a pair of Southern Division wins against Mercyhurst (7 saves) and George Washington (11 saves) ... Made 18 saves in three games at the CWPA Southen Division Championship to help Harvard to a third-place finish.

Before Harvard

Three-time varsity letterwinner in swimming and water polo … Started in goal for three years … Captained water polo team as a senior …  Earned first-team All-Central Florida as a senior after earned second-team honors as a sophomore … An All Metro water polo team selection as a senior … Named second team NISCA All-American as a junior … Earned ODP all-region team honors in 2010 … Named Rookie of the Year as a sophomore, and defensive player of the years as a junior and senior …Class Valedictorian … National Merit and AP Scholar … Member of the National, Spanish and Math honor societies .. Named Winter Park Scholar-Athlete as a junior and received the Great Graduate Award as a senior … Volunteer at the Boy and Girls Club as a mentor and a tutor.