Rebecca Shi
Rebecca Shi
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Plainsboro, N.J.
High School: West Windsor-Plainsboro South
Position: Foil
Major: Biology

2012-13: Overall record: 32-49...NFC record: 17-19...finished 35th at the NCAA Northeast Regional (3/10)...was 12th at the New England Championship (2/23) after compiling a 12-3 ledger in the "C" pool...ranked 24th at The Big One Invitational (11/3)...swept Wellesley, New Hampshire, and Boston University and posted a 2-1 total versus UMass at the first NFC competition of the season (11/17)...went 2-1 versus UNC and added a victory against Yale at the Brandeis Invitational (12/2)...had 2-1 performances against Tufts and Smith while picking up wins over Boston College and Dartmouth at the final NFC outing (1/26)...produced a 10-8 mark at the Eric Sollee Invitational (2/3) as she swept Hunter and Yeshiva, went 2-1 versus Haverford, and defeated foes from NYU and Stevens...topped Boston College and Harvard at the Beanpot (2/12).

2011-12: Overall record: 7-22...NFC record: 5-3...ranked 62nd at The Big One (11/5)...finished 24th at the NCAA Northeast Regional (3/11)...went 5-3 in her only NFC outing of the season (11/19) by going 2-1 versus UNH, 1-2 against Sacred Heart, and earning wins over Wellesley and Boston University...topped Brown at the Brandeis Invitational (12/4)...defeated Haverford at the Eric Sollee Invitational (2/4).

Off the Fencing Strip at MIT: Majoring in biology...conducted a UROP in the Xu Lab studying the role of proteins in the hippocampus...Simons UROP Scholar...vice-president of recruitment and training for MIT Team HBV...Association of Taiwanese Students.

High School: A 2011 graduate of West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South...named Most Improved...varsity letter recipient...placed 15th at the New Jersey Girls' foil individuals (2010)...National Honor Society...Math Honor Society...Waksman Molecular Biology Club president...Science Club treasurer...International Biology Olympiad gold medal...semifinalist in the Chemistry Olympiad.