17 Eela Nagaraj
17 Eela Nagaraj
Height: 5-4
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Los Altos Hills, Calif.
High School: Saint Franics
Position: Attacker

2014 (Freshman)
Tabbed Harvard's Most Improved Player ... Finished the year with two goals, 12 assists and 10 steals ... Dished out an assist at Villanova and versus Iona (Feb. 1) … Had two assists against VMI (Feb. 8) … Registered a steal against Wagner (Feb. 22) … Had a helper and a theft versus Siena (Feb. 22) … Recorded a goal, an assist and a steal against Villanova (Feb. 23) … Registered a theft against Cal Lutheran (March 15) … Dished out two assists versus UC San Diego (March 16) … Handed out a helper at Pomono (March 19) … Dished out an assist and a steal against Cal Lutheran (March 20) … Score a goal, handed out a helper and registered a season-high four steals against Mercyhurst (April 6). 

Before Harvard
Selected as captain as a senior and earned three varsity letters in water polo … Led Saint Francis to a CCS championship and WCAL championship as senior … Helped Saint Francis to WCAL co-champion status as a junior … Two-time All-WCAL first team selection … All-CCS second team as a senior and CCS honorable mention as a junior … All-Daily News second-team selection as a senior … Also a four-year letterwinner in swimming … CIF/CCS Farmers Female Scholar Athlete … National Merit Scholarship Winner … Won department awards in chemistry, algebra II/trig and French … Varsity scholar athlete … 4.0 award recipient … High Honor Roll student … Membership Coordinator of Baking Club … Treasurer of Foreign Language Honor Society … Board Member of Teen Awareness Program … Teacher's Assistant for California Scholarship Federation … Member of National Honor Society … Volunteer at Kids Read, Westwind Therapeutic Horseback Riding and Pinehill Residential Care Center … Water polo coach at the Santa Clara Valley Water Polo club … Her uncle, Vikram Nagaraj, graduated from Harvard in 1989.