Owen Symington
Owen Symington
Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
Year: So.
Hometown: Melbourne, Australia
High School: Wesley College

2011-12 (Sophomore): Rowed in the championship eight at the Head of the Charles… Rowed five-seat in the 1V that had dual season wins over Brown, against Dartmouth for the Olympic Axe, against Columbia and Penn for the Blackwell Cup, and finished eighth at the Eastern Sprints.

2010-11 (Freshman): Rowed in the club eight that finished fifth at the Head of the Charles… Rowed seven-seat in the 1F that won against Dartmouth and finished ninth at Eastern Sprints.

National Team: Rowed in the Australian coxed four that finished seventh at the 2011 World Rowing Under 23 Championships in Amsterdam… Rowed in the Australian coxless four that won a silver medal at the 2012 World Rowing Under 23 Championships in Trakai, Lithuania.

Before Yale: Won the Head of the Yarra as a sophomore... Named to the All-State rowing squad as a junior... As a senior won the Melbourne Head in the single and finished sixth in the eight at Nationals... Received honors in both rowing and Australian rules football junior and senior year... Named Valedictorian of his high school class. 

Personal: Member of Branford College… Interests include Australian rules football, cycling and Nintendo 64.