16 - Billy Thalheimer
Billy Thalheimer
Height: 6-1
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Natick, Mass.
High School: Natick
Position: WR
Major: Aerospace Engineering and Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Science

2012: Started six of the seven games he played in as a receiver … Academic All-NEFC … caught three passes for 28 yards … first reception of the season came against UMass Dartmouth (9/29) for a season long play of 15 yards … also caught passes at Western New England (10/13) and against Salve Regina (10/19).

2011: Saw action in three games as a sophomore … Academic All-NEFC.

2010: Did not see game action.

Off The Field at MIT: Majoring in aerospace engineering and Earth, atmospheric, and planetary science … also a member of the MIT sailing team … interned at Virgin Galactic/Scaled Composites  working as a propulsion engineer for SpaceShipTwo … performed research in the MIT Space Systems Laboratory and the MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics … LCA ritualist and IM ultimate frisbee captain.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Natick High School … also member of the swimming and sailing teams at Natick … captain and MVP of the swim team … part of the school record 200 free relay … captain of the sailing team … recorded top finishes in various Massachusetts Bay League regattas … competed in the 2009 Junior Olympics … National Honor Society … captain of the Science Bowl team … Kiwanis Math Award … part of team at the WPI Invitational Math meet.