During the summer, he rowed doubles and ran Surf Dash for Ocean City Beach Patrol…won doubles and Surf Dash at Cape May Country Championships…as a junior, he rowed stroke for the Varsity 8…was a part of the squad which became the first JU V8 to be invited to the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) National Championship in Camden County, N.J…earned gold and was nominated for Row2K “Crew of the Week” after defeating No. 19 Temple at the Murphy Cup…earned a gold medal to help the men’s squad earn its fourth straight points trophy at FIRA’s…took home gold at Mayor’s Cup…also helped the V8 to the Grand Final at SIRA’s and Dad Vails…in the fall, he rowed stroke with the Championship 8 and Championship 4 and earned gold at the Head of the Hooch, the Head of the South and First Coast Head Race.
2009: During the summer, he rowed singles for Ocean City Beach Patrol and won the Dutch Hoffman Lifeguard race…also rowed six seat in the Intermediate 8 for the Viking Rowing Club…as a sophomore, he sat stroke in the Varsity 8 and was a member of the squad which placed first in the Petite Final at Dad Vails…he also earned a gold medal the Murphy Cup…also rowed with the Varsity 4 and took home gold at FIRA’S and the Mayor’s Cup…in the fall, took home a pair of gold medals (V8, V4) at the Head of the South…serving his first year as vice captain. 2008: As a freshman, he sat in the two seat with the Varsity 8 and earned a silver medal at FIRA’s, a bronze medal at SIRA’s and a fourth-place finish in the Richard O’Brien Grand Final at the Dad Vail Regatta...with the Freshman 8, he rowed stroke and earned a gold medal at FIRA’s…with the Freshman 4, he sat stroke and won a gold at FIRA’s…in the fall, he sat in the six seat with the V8 and won gold a the Head of the South and placed fifth at the Head of the Hooch…with the F8, he rowed stroke and took home gold in the Head of the South and silver in the Head of the Hooch.
HS: Three-year letterwinner in rowing at Holy Sprit High School…as a senior, he sat stroke during the year before the varsity boat finished fourth at states…as a junior, he rowed at both stroke in the Second Varsity 8 which finished first in nationals…also a four-year letterwinner in swimming and led Holy Spirit to a pair of New Jersey Team Swimming titles…also rowed doubles with the Ocean City Beach Patrol.
Personal: Born Sept. 30, 1988, in Somers Point, N.J…son of Paul and Karen…has a brother, Ian…majoring in geography with two minors in economics and sociology.