Princeton water polo rising junior Drew Hoffenberg ’15 and incoming freshman Hannah Lapkin ’17 have arrived in Israel to open competition at the 2013 Maccabiah Games.
The pair is representing the United States at the Games and begin play this week. Hoffenberg and the men’s team commences action on Friday, July 19 versus Italy, while Lapkin and the women kick off with Brazil on Sunday, July 21.
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Since heading overseas, the duo has been able to experience various sites and meet political delegates. Highlights included floating in the Dead Sea, seeing the Western Wall and visiting Jerusalem. Hoffenberg and Lapkin also met U.S. Ambassador to Israel Daniel Shapiro during their touring.