Lillie Lainoff
Lillie Lainoff
Year: Senior
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Woodrow Wilson
Major: English
Weapon: Saber

2016-2017: Saber squad captain.

2015-2016: Team manager… Had clinching victory against Brown’s Claudia Jiang for Yale’s first win at Ivies in three seasons… Placed 23rd at NCAA Regionals… Member of saber squad that finished fifth at squad championships… Went 2-1 against current NCAA Champions Columbia at the Penn State Dual Meets.

2014-2015: Represented Yale at Junior Olympics and placed 74th… Tied for 24th at NCAA Regionals… Went 2-1 against top 10 Northwestern and 3-0 against Wayne State at the NYU Invitational.

2013-14: Posted 10th-place finish in saber at the NCAA Northeast Regional ... Closed in 12th place in saber competition at her first Ivy League Championship ... Member of saber squad that claimed fourth place at the U.S. Collegiate Squad Championships.

Before Yale: Earned a seventh-place finish at Division II summer nationals and a 20th-place finish at Division IA summer nationals ... Fences at DC Fencers Club.

Fun fact: Has had writing published in The Washington Post, Scholastic anthologies and literary magazines.