6 - Michael Gerhardt
Michael Gerhardt
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chelmsford, Mass.
High School: Chelmsford
Position: GK/D
Major: Materials Science and Engineering

2012: Played in two games...saw 15 minutes of action in net against Regis (4/18) where he made one save.

2011: Played in three games.

2010: Played in four games.

2009: Played in two games...picked up a groundball at Clark (4/18).

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in materials science and engineering with a minor in music...completed an externship with Raytheon Reliability Engineering Program in Andover, Mass....member of Professor Sadoway's liquid metal battery research group...studied thin film ferroelectrics with Professor Susan Trolier-McKinstry at Penn State...recipient of Paul Gray UROP Fund...National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network Research Experience for Undergraduates program...Class of 1950 Scholarship...finished second at the Making and Designing Materials Engineering Competition...corresponding secretary and athletic chair for Zeta Psi...undergraduate teaching assistant for Introduction to Solid State Chemistry...MIT Symphony Orchestra.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Chelmsford High School...2007-08 Scholar-Athlete of the Year for lacrosse, football, and wrestling...lacrosse academic All-American his senior year...Eastern Massachusetts Division I Super Bowl State Champions in 2008...finished sixth at the Division I North Sectional Wrestling Tournament as a senior...2008 Chelmsford High School Student of the Year...Brown University Book Award...Science Olympiad State Champion – circuits event...placed fifth at the North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad open round.

Personal: Son of Wayne and Christine Gerhardt...relatives Allen Keough and Bill Reid graduated from MIT.