14 - Kaitlyn Nealon
Kaitlyn Nealon
Height: 5-10
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Yorktown Heights, N.Y.
High School: Somers
Position: D
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Team: Mamaroneck Panthers

2013: Played in and started 18 games during her senior year … was part of the strong MIT defensive line that only allowed nine goals all season and a .40 goals against average … CoSIDA Academic All-District … CoSIDA Second Team Academic All-America … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … NSCAA Scholar All-East Region Honorable Mention.

2012: Played in 18 games and started 16 … NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … first team CoSIDA Academic All-District … second team CoSIDA Academic All-America … she is the first MIT women’s soccer player in program history to be named CoSIDA Academic All-American twice in her career.

2011: Played in 21 games, started 15 … recorded an assist at Roger Williams (9/20) … first team CoSIDA academic all-district … NEWMAC academic all-conference … third team CoSIDA academic All-America.

2010: Played in 13 games.

Off the Field at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in biomedical engineering and a concentration in economics … starter on the women's lacrosse team … interned at Ethicon Endo Surgery during the summer of 2013 … held a position at Shire Pharmaceuticals where she was a Human Genetic Therapies Intern working in Strategic Product Management during the summer of 2012 … conducted a UROP in the MIT Bioelectronics Lab … physics teaching assistant … new member educator for Alpha Phi.

High School: A 2010 graduate of Somers High School … four-year starter … four-time all-league … named all-section twice … four-year starter on lacrosse team and was all-league twice … salutatorian … Excellence in Math … Excellence in AP Chemistry and Honor Chemistry … Rensselaer Medal Award … Weinstein's Chemistry Award.

Club: Mamaroneck Panthers.