Nicholas Karnovsky
Nicholas Karnovsky
Year: Senior
Hometown: Brookline, Mass.
High School: Brookline
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Winthrop

Senior • 2018-19
Served as captain of the 2018-19 coed squad...Opened the fall season with a ninth-place finish in the A-Division at the Harry H. Anderson Jr. Regatta alongside partner Jessica Williams...Placed tenth in the B-Division at the Hatch Brown Memorial Trophy...Sailed to a fourth-place result at the Hood Trophy...Captured a first-place finish in the B-Division at the Danmark Trophy with partner Jessica Williams...Finished ninth in the A-Division at the Harvard Coed Showcase 2...Registered a fourth-place result in the C-Division at the Captain Hurst Bowl hosted by Dartmouth...Closed out the fall with an 11th-place finish in the B-Division at the Fiske-Harriman-Sleigh Trophy Coed Showcase...Captured a fourth-place finish at the Bob Bavier Team Race to open the spring slate...Finished 11th at the Graham Hall Team Race...Sailed to a fourth-place finish at the Aaron Szambecki Team Race...Helped the Crimson capture a first-place finish at the 38th Lynne Marchiando Trophy Team Race hosted by MIT...Placed 10th at the NEISA Team Race Championship...Secured a third-place result in the A-Division at the Owen, Mosbacher and Knapp Trophies...Sailed to a first-place finish in the C-Division at the 2019 Boston Dinghy Club Challenge Cup with partner Jessica Williams...Closed out senior campaign with an 11th-place result in the B-Division at the NEISA Coed Championship.

Junior • 2017-18
Placed 10th in the B-Division at NEISA Coed Championships ... Competed in the B-Division at the Admirals Cup, finishing fifth overall ... Won the Thompson Trophy, racing in the B-Division ... Earned a second-place finish at the BC Team Race with a 12-3 record ... Finished in third at the Geiger Team Race with a 6-2 record ... Placed first at the Wood Trophy Team Race ... Captured a fifth-place finish at the Hap Moore Trophy Team Race with a 3/4 record ... Competed in the Professor Schell Trophy, placing 10th in the B-Division … Placed 13th at the Sherman Hoyt Trophy, tallying 152 points … Registered a fourth-place finish at the Moody Trophy in the B-Division … Finished seventh at the Professor Stedman Hood Trophy … Placed sixth at the Henry Anderson Trophy with 113 overall points.

Sophomore • 2016-17
Split time in the B-Division of the New England Coed Championships, finishing with 175 points overall ... Placed fifth at the Boston Dinghy Challenge Cup ... Tallied a 16th-place finish at the Thompson Trophy ... Competed for Harvard at the New England Team Race, finishing eighth overall ... Finished 10th at the Lynne Marchiando Trophy … Won the Charleston Spring Coed Regatta and finished with 95 points overall … Earned a second-place finish at the Geiger Trophy ... Assisted to a 13th place finish at the 43rd Atlantic Coast Dinghy Championships ... Paired with Alejandra Resendiz at the Sister Esther Open and R were able to place in the top-five for six of the eight races, tallying 37 points ...Competed with Julia Lord in the B-Division at the Schell Trophy, tallying eight top-10 placements and 86 points ... Sailed in the A-Division at the Professor Oberg Trophy with Alejandra Resendiz, contributing to a sixth-place overall finish ... Sailed in the A-Division at the Captain Hurst Bowl with Divya Arya, and set the pace for a successful weekend, posting a first-place finish during the first race, the duo finished the weekend earning four additional top-10 finishes and 68 points ... Won the Barnett Trophy in the A-Division with Alejandra Resediz  ...  Finished second in the A-Division at the Lark Invitational with Christine Gosioco ... Sailed in the A-Division at the Chris Loder Trophy with Lena Episalla, earning eight top-10 finishes, and finished ninth with 194 points.

Freshman • 2015-16
Sailed skipper in the A-division at the Harvard Invitational sailing to a third-place finish ... Finished third in the B-division at the Harvard Invitational ... Tallied seventh-place mark at the FJ/FF Invite sailing skipper in the A-division ... Placed fourth at the Central Series 6 in the B-division ... Helped Harvard to a ninth-place finish at the Nickerson Trophy. 

Before Harvard
Skippered at Brookline High School from 2011-15 … Sailed with the Massachusetts Bay League from 2012-15 … Honored as Most Valuable Player in 2015, Coaches’ Award in 2013 and 2014 … Placed first in O’Day qualifier sailing in the A-division in 2015 … Donald Greene Regatta 2015 champion … Won first sailing a 420 vessel in the A-division at the Massachusetts Bay League Championship in 2015 … Placed third at the Massachusetts Bay Division Fleet Racing Championship in 2015 … Fourth-place finish at the 2015 Massachusetts State Championship … National Honor Society … Presented the George Washington University Book Award … AP Scholar with Distinction … Older sister, Sydney also sails as All-American at Harvard … Father, Daniel ’87, sailed and participated in lightweight crew at Harvard.