Friends, family and staff look back on a second-consecutive national championship
Buckeyes post 14 Top 3 finishes throughout two sessions
Buckeyes will face five ranked teams at regatta
Buckeyes sweep varsity races against No. 13 Michigan, Michigan State and Indiana
Buckeyes will race Michigan and Michigan State at Belleville Lake
2013 (Sophomore Season): Rowed as a member of the First Varsity Four for the majority of the season... opened the season with a second-place finish (7:57.8) to No. 13 Brown at Carnegie Lake, N.J. on March 30 ... earned two wins at the OSU Invitational April 6 at Griggs Reservoir; the first over Tennessee (8:09.50-8:34.83) and the second over No. 13 Notre Dame (8:16.87-8:29.47) ... claimed first place (7:33.9) over No. 13 Michigan, Michigan State and Indiana at the Big Ten Duals April 13 in Ann Arbor, Mich. ... captured two wins at the Clemson Invitational at Lake Hartwell in Clemson, S.C. ... the first (7:21.4) over No. 3 Virginia, Louisville, Oklahoma and UCF and the second (7:13.4) over Clemson, Penn, Texas, Miami and UCF ... defeated No. 8 Harvard-Radcliffe (7:54.47-8:08.57) May 4 at Griggs Reservoir ... Academic All-Big Ten.
2012 (Freshman Season): Rowed as a member of the First Novice Eight in every competition of the season ... earned first career Buckeye win over Notre Dame (7:08.12-7:15.94) at Griggs Reservoir (March 24) ... followed that outing with a pair of wins at home (March 31) over No. 7 Yale (6:54.32-7:03.48) and No. 11 Michigan State (6:51.31-7:01.47) ... placed first against Minnesota with a time of 7:14.9 in Bloomington, Ind. on April 7 ... earned win over Oklahoma (7:06.80-7:08.99) during the morning session at Ann Arbor, Mich. on April 14 ... defeated No. 19 Clemson (7:15.27-7:27.10) at Griggs Reservoir on April 28 ... captured a Big Ten title with the First Novice Eight (May 13) ... crew sounded the horn with a time of 6:40.67.
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