|Hometown:||New Caanan, Conn.|
|High School:||New Canaan|
Named 2011 USRowing Man of the Year ... Took an academic year off to train for the 2012 London Olympics.
Was a member of the varsity crew team at New Canaan High School … Crew captain in 2009-10 … Won the silver medal at the 2009 National Junior Championships in the Lightweight double … Member of the under-23 national team in 2009 … National junior champion in the men’s single and lightweight double … 2010 national junior team member … Earned the first sculling medal for the United States since 1976 when he earned the bronze medal in the men’s single at the 2010 World Junior Rowing Championships … Father swam at Indiana.