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

2013: Played in eight games with two starts as a wide receiver … Academic All-NEFC … finished his senior year with career highs of 11 catches for 142 yards … fourth on the team in receptions … 21-yard TD reception at Becker (9/14) … pair of caches for 16 yards against Curry (10/5) … career-high three receptions for 30 yards against Endicott (11/2) … matched that with three more grabs against Maine Maritime (11/9) for 37 yards.

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  … interned at Blue Origin working on crew capsule development … interned at Virgin Galactic/Scaled Composites working as a propulsion engineer for SpaceShipTwo … performed research in the MIT Space Systems Laboratory on a motor design for MicroMAS satellite and the MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics on star cluster evolution … social chair for Lambda Chi Alpho … American Society for Quality Boston Scholarship … owner of Lasting Effect Productions DJing company.

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.