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Please Chance Me...I hate these but paranoia has set in.

goalie1006goalie1006 Registered User Posts: 20 New Member
edited February 2009 in Amherst College
I am a caucasian, male senior applying RD to Amherst. I go to a moderately competitive public school in NJ.

UW GPA: 3.983 (4.0 scale)

Percentile: 98th (I think I'm 6/438)

Superscore SAT: CR 800, M 740, WR 790=2330 total

SAT IIs: Math II 800, Chem 720, US History 700, Bio E 620 (freshman year w/o AP Bio)

AP Classes Taken (total of 8): Junior--Chem, US History, Span Lang, Stat
Senior--Physics, Euro, Calc BC, English Lit

AP Grades: Chem 4, US History 4, Stat 4, Span Lang 3

Sports: 4 years soccer ranked as high as 3rd in state, 2 years baseball, 4 years club soccer on a high level team competing in college showcases around the country

Extracurriculars: 4 years math team, Writer on school paper as a junior, Sports Editor as a senior, 2-year member of Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

Volunteer Work: 20 hours at local animal shelter, 32 hours in summer program in Costa Rica

Work Experience: Counselor at nearby soccer camp for several weeks as a rising junior coaching youngsters, private tutor for several students each year ranging from 5th to 11th graders

Common App Essay: Overcoming adversity to make varsity soccer team and win Most Improved as a senior after being on JV for three years, very passionate (pretty well-written)

Recommendations: Excellent
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