Alexander Uruchurtu
Alexander Uruchurtu
Height: 6-2
Weight: 185
Year: Junior
Hometown: Gold Coast, Australia
High School: The Southport School
Major: Applied Mathematics
House Affiliation: Lowell

Junior • 2014

Rowed the bow, seventh and stroke seat with the third varsity … Rowed the third varsity to fourth at the EARC Sprints … Stroked the 3V at the IRA National Championships … IRA All-Academic Team.

Sophomore • 2013

Rowed in the fourth seat for the third varsity in a win over Cornell and a loss to Brown.

Freshman 2012

Rowed for the freshman eight all season ... Placed fifth in the grand final at the IRA National Championships ... Helped the freshman eight go 8-0 in dual competition ... Contributed to the win at the H-Y Regatta, part of fifth straight sweep of the rival Bulldogs ... Helped capture the freshman eight title at the EARC Sprints, contributing to the Rowe Cup win ... Rowed for the freshman eight in wins against Northeastern, Navy and Penn, Princeton and MIT, Brown, and Cornell.

Before Harvard

Lettered in rowing, track and field and basketball in high school … Received the Gold Palm for straight A’s in his senior year.


Enjoys surfing.