Heather May
Heather May
Year: So.
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Corona Del Mar High
Position: Crew

2010-2011: Named to All-NEISA First Crews Team… 4th in A division at the Victorian Urn… Member of the 2nd place Coed New England Team Race Championship team… 1st in A div at the ICSA Women’s Semifinals… 8th in A division at the ICSA Women’s National Championship

2009-2010: Sailed in 16 regattas for the Bulldogs, including the Women’s Atlantic Coast Championship and Women’s New England Championships.

Before Yale: Lettered in sailing all four years… Represented the US at the 2009 International 420 World Championship…Third at the 2009 ISAF Youth World Qualifier…Fourth at the 2008 Ida Lewis U.S. Junior Women's Doublehanded Championship…Part of third place team at 2009 Mallory Trophy High School Fleet Race Nationals…Member of the 2008-2009 Southern California Youth Yacht Racing Association Racing Team… AP Scholar…Involved in Best Buddies Program and Student Government…Teacher's assistant at local elementary school…Sailing coach at local yacht club. 

Residential College: Jonathan Edwards

Major: American Studies

Activities at Yale: Kappa Alpha Theta, Jonathan Edwards Master’s Aide, Bulldog Buddies, Yale Ducks Unlimited

Favorite Food: Mexican and Frozen yogurt           

Hobbies: Surfing, running, dancing, playing tennis and going to the beach

Favorite thing about Yale: “Everything!”

Favorite thing about sailing for Yale: “The opportunity to be on a team with a history of such great success and tradition”