Luca Hensch
Luca Hensch
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Newton, Mass.
High School: Newton South
Position: Freestyle

Freshman - 2018-19
Top 100 free time (52.94) came in the double-dual meet against Brown and Penn ... Logged a season-best 1:48.87 in the 200 free in the meet against Yale and Princeton ... Posted his top 500 free effort (4:54.28) at the HYP meet ... Part of a 200 free relay team that recorded a time of 1:32.56 in the meet with Columbia.

Before Harvard
Four-year varsity letterwinner at Newton South ... Captain in 2017-18 ... Earned the 110% Award for dedication to the sport of swimming, and the Lion's Awardfor the most spirited, hard-working swimmer on the the team ... AP Scholar ... Founded swim program for girls affected by the neurodevelopmental disorder, Rett Syndrome ... Mathematics tutor at the Newton Boys & Girls Club ... Enjoys playing the saxophone, running, reading, and listening to music ... Father, Takao '88, was a member of the Harvard men's swimming and diving program.