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Delia Hellander
Delia Hellander
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Lebanon, N.J.
High School: Villa Walsh Academy

2016-17 (Freshman)
Ranked second on team with eight tries during 15s season … Collected first-career try against University of New England (Sept. 17) … Added another score the following week against Brown (Sept. 23) … Touched down for a try against Princeton (Oct. 8) … Scored a career-high three tries in win over Cornell (Oct. 15) … Tallied two more tries in Ivy semis win over Princeton (Oct. 29) … Recorded at least one try in all five tournaments during 7s action … Notched a career-best four tries against Penn in Ivy 7s Championship contest (April 23) … Scored in three of four matches at NIRA 7s Challenge, including three over two games against AIC (April 30). 

Before Harvard:
Played five years of rugby for club team … Three-time All-New Jersey rugby selection … Named Empire Union Rugby All-State in 2016 … High School All-America in Rugby 2016 Tour against Canada … Was a four-year varsity member in both volleyball and track at Villa Walsh … Captain of volleyball and rugby teams during senior year … Holds the school record at Villa Walsh in javelin and disc relays. 

 

PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP, ACADEMIC INTEGRATION AND COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE