20 - Ambika Krishnamachar
Ambika Krishnamachar
Height: 5-4
Year: So.
Hometown: Darien, Conn.
High School: Phillips Academy
Position: M
Major: Undecided
Team: CFC Arsenal

2012: Played 19 games and started ten … recorded four goals and one assist to total nine points … ranked third on the team in total points … tied for second on the team for most goals this season … posted a goal and an assist against Manhattanville (9/09).

2011: Played in 21 games, started 13 … posted five goals and two assists for 12 points … three game-winning goals … ranked second on the team in goals and points and tied for third in assists … tied for fourth in the NEWMAC in game-winning goals, ranked 12th in points, and tied for 12th in goals … scored game-winning goals against Lesley (9/13), Mount Holyoke (10/15), and then Wellesley (10/18) in overtime … registered MIT's first goal in a 2-1 win over Roger Williams (9/20) … set up the game-winning goal against Coast Guard (10/22) … posted one goal and one assist versus Husson (10/25) … NEWMAC Offensive Player of the Week (10/24) … second team NEWMAC all-conference.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in computer science with a minor in neuroscience and a concentration in Spanish … was a 2012 summer product intern at Kyruus … conducted a UROP at Langer Lab where she explored the use of ultrasound as a way to treat tumors … College Counseling Chair for Amphibious Achievement (dual athletic-academic community service program) … tour guide … Associate Advisor … Greek Life.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Phillips Academy … Phillips Academy Drake Award … 2009 New England Prep School Champions … also participated in hockey, track and field, crew, and ultimate Frisbee … Presidential Scholar nominee … National Merit Commended Scholar … Honor Roll.

Club/ODP: CFC Arsenal.

Personal: Daughter of Shyamla Menon and Arjun Krishnamachar.