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Lightweight Rowers Garner Seven IRA All-Academic Nods

Mids finished fifth overall at 2017 IRA National Championship


Lightweight V4+ Crew Wins National Title

Mids finish fifth in team standings; V8 ranked seventh overall


Lightweight Rowing Program Takes Home Four Medals at 2017 Eastern Sprints

4V8, 5V8 and 6V8 teams finish first in respective events


No. 5 Lightweights Win 1919 Points Trophy Against No. 6 Penn

Mids win four of five races; Quakers retain Callow Cup


Navy Lightweight Rowing Team Knocks Off Defending National Champion Columbia

The two teams raced on the Severn River

At Navy:
• 2016 - Key contributor in Navy’s first varsity boat for the second consecutive season as a junior, appearing in all eight competitions 
• 2015 - Competed with the first varsity boat in all five regular season races and both postseason championships
• 2014 - Rowed in the two-seat of the first freshmen boat in 2014

Prior to Navy:
• Earned two letters rowing for Saint John's High School in Shrewsbury, Mass.
• Finished fourth at the NEIRA Championships in 2012 and seventh in 2013

• Son of Michael and Stephanie
• Brother, Stephen ('16) was a three-year teammate on the lightweight team
• Grandfather, Theodore Edson was a 1954 graduate of the Naval Academy
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