Yorai Shaoul
Yorai Shaoul
Height: 6-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Raanana, Israel
High School: Aviv
Position: Jumps
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Collegiate Personal Bests
Indoor:
TJ - 50', 1.25" (15.27m) - MIT Varsity and Rookie Record
LJ - 23', 2.5" (7.07m) 

Outdoor:
TJ - 51', 8.5" (15.76m) - MIT Varsity Record
LJ - 24', 11" (7.59m) - MIT Varsity Record

2019-20:
- USTFCCCA All-American (Indoor: Triple Jump, Long Jump)
- NCAA Qualifier (Indoor - Triple Jump, Long Jump)
- All-New England D3 (Indoor: Triple Jump, Long Jump)
- New England D3 Champion (Indoor: Triple Jump)
- NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship Team
- NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
- USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
- CoSIDA Academic All-District
- CoSIDA First Team Academic All-American
- Recipient of the male Malcolm G. Kispert Award, which is presented annually to the MIT male Scholar-Athlete of the Year
- Won the New England D3 Indoor triple jump title with a jump of 48 feet, 0.75 inches
- Outdoor season was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic

2018-19:
- NCAA Champion (Indoor and Outdoor: Triple Jump)
- National Runner-Up (Outdoor: Long Jump)
- USTFCCCA Most Outstanding Men's Field Performer of the Meet at the NCAA Championship
- All-New England D3 (Indoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump; Outdoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump)
- New England D3 Champion (Indoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump; Outdoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump)
- USTFCCCA All-Region (Indoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump: Outdoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump)
- NCAA Qualifier (Indoor: Triple Jump; Outdoor: Long Jump, Triple Jump)
- USTFCCCA New England Region Indoor Field Athlete of the Year
- All-American (Indoor: Triple Jump; Outdoor: Triple Jump, Long Jump)
- Walter Slovenski Award (Indoor: Top Field Athlete by the New England Division III Track and Field Coaches Association)
- USTFCCCA New England Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year
- Google Cloud First Team Academic All-American
- Google Cloud Academic All-District
- NEWMAC Field Athlete of the Week (4/1)
- NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (Long Jump, Triple Jump)
- NEWMAC Champion (Long Jump, Triple Jump)
- NEWMAC Academic All-Conference
- Captured the triple jump outdoor championship at the NCAA National Championship, the New England D3 Outdoor Championship and the NEWMAC Championship
- Also won the New England D3 and NEWMAC Championships in the long jump, including a season-best leap of 23 feet, 9.5 inches in the D3 Championship
- At the NCAA Indoor National Championship, he won the triple jump with a leap of 49 feet, 11.25 inches

2017-18:
- NCAA National Runner-Up in the triple jump at the indoor and outdoor national championships
- USTFCCCA All-American (Indoor - Triple Jump, Outdoor - Triple Jump)
- New England D3 Champion (Indoor - Triple Jump, Outdoor - Triple Jump and Long Jump)
- All-New England (Indoor - Triple Jump and Long Jump, Outdoor - Triple Jump and Long Jump)
- NCAA Qualifier (Indoor - Triple Jump, Outdoor - Triple Jump)
- NEWMAC Champion (Triple Jump and Long Jump)
- NEWMAC First Team All-Conference (Triple Jump and Long Jump)
- NEWMAC All-Sportsmanship Team
- USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
- NEWMAC Field Athlete of the Week (4/9)
- Competed in nine meets
- Jumped a season-best of 51 feet, 8.5 inches to finish second at the NCAA Outdoor Championship in the triple jump
- Won the long jump and triple jump at the New England D3 Outdoor Championship, including a season-best mark of 23 feet, two inches in the long jump
- Won the NEWMAC Championship in the long jump and triple jump
- Won the long jump at the Williams dual meet and the Tufts Quad Meet, along with a win in the triple jump at the Tufts Quad Meet
- Jumped 50 feet, 1.25 inches to finish second in the triple jump at the NCAA Indoor championship
- Won the triple jump and was fifth in the long jump at the New England D3 Indoor Championship
- Also won the triple jump at the Branwen Smith-King Invitational

Off the Track at MIT:
- Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science with a minor in mechanical engineering
- Interned in software development at Twist Bioscience in Tel Aviv
- Will join CSAIL's Robust Robotics Group to help develop autonomous robotic drones

High School:
- Competed in the long jump and triple jump in high school with a personal best of 49 feet, 6.6 inches in the triple jump and 23 feet, 8.6 inches in the long jump
- Two-time Israeli triple jump national champion for youth and juniors
- 2013 Israeli long jump national silver medalist for juniors
- 2016 Israeli long jump adult national bronze medalist
- 2017 Israeli triple jump adult national silver medalist