2011-12 Men's Rowing
Thomas Richards
Thomas Richards
Cl.: Sr.
Ht.: 5-10
Wt.: 125
Hometown (Last School): Manchester, NH/Manchester Central HS
Rosters: 2011-12 Men's Rowing

2010: As a sophomore, he served as coxswain for the Varsity 8 … directed the squad which became the first JU V8 boat to be invited to the Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) National Championship in Camden County, N.J. … earned gold with V8 and was nominated for Row2K “Crew of the Week” after defeating No. 19 Temple at the Murphy Cup … earned a gold medal (V8) to help the men’s squad earn its fourth straight points trophy at FIRA’s … took home gold at Murphy Cup (V8) and silver at Mayor’s Cup (JV8) … also helped the V8 to the Grand Final at SIRA’s and Dad Vails … in the fall, he coxed the Championship 8 and Championship 4…earned gold at the First Coast Head Race (C8) … took home bronze at Head of the Hooch (C4).

2009: As a freshman, he served as coxswain for the Varsity 8 … earned a gold medal at the Murphy Cup … took home silver at FIRA’s … in the fall, he coxed the Varsity 4, Lightweight 4 and Freshman 8 … tallied a gold medal at the First Coast Head Race (V4) and the Head of the Hooch (F8) … earned a bronze medal at the Head of the South (LW4).

High School: Three-year starter in rowing as a coxswain at Central High School … earned high honors as a senior.

Personal: Born July 20, 1990, in Concord, N.H. … son of Bruce and Dorothy… has two brothers: Andrew and Jeffrey … majoring in business.