PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIPACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE
Jake Matthews
Jake Matthews
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greenwich, Conn.
High School: Brunswick School
Major: History
House Affiliation: Lowell

2014-15 (Junior):
Did not see match action.

2013-14 (Sophomore):
Opened the season with a shutout victory over Robert Bohn of Boston College, 11-2, 11-3, 11-2 on Dec. 6 … Playing out of the fourth position, posted a win over Boston University’s Jacob Roscoe, 11-3, 11-1, 11-3 on Feb. 9. 

2012-13 (Freshman):
Finished year 5-0 ... Picked up his first collegiate win at the No. 5 position by defeating Max Ortwein of Boston College, 11-3, 11-5, 11-6, Nov. 16 ... Playing in the No. 8 position, swept Benjamin Briggs of Tufts, 11-5, 11-3, 11-0 ... Also beat Cal's Eben Margolis at the No. 5 spot, 11-1, 11-2, 11-4, Dec. 1 ... Outlasted Rodrigo Quan of Amherst Jan. 19, 11-7, 10-12, 11-4, 8-11, 11-5 ... Allowed just seven points in a win over Tanya Ivonchyk of MIT, 11-2, 11-2, 11-3.

Before Harvard:
Played varsity squash for three years at Brunswick School ... Also participated in varsity cross country for four years and varsity track for two years ... Earned the Tri-Varsity Award as a junior and senior ... Won the Scholar Athlete Award three times ... Honorable mention All-Fairfield Athletic Association in cross country ... Finished first in Division II nationals as a sophomore, fourth in Division I as a junior and second in Division I as a senior ... Division II New England champion in cross country in 2010 and 2011 ... Ranked No. 4 in New England Division II track in 2011 ... Member of the Cum Laude society ... AP Scholar with Distinction ... “Master Writer” at Brunswick ... Co-Editor-in-Chief for the school’s newspaper ... Peer Leader and Peer Tutor ... Enjoys jazz music, creative writing and playing the saxophone and clarinet ... Mother attended Harvard College. 

PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE