Lucas Peilert
Lucas Peilert
Height: 6-5
Weight: 200
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pittsburg
High School: Central Catholic
2018-19 (5th year): Stroked the 5V that beat Brown...Stroked the 4V that beat Dartmouth in the Olympic Axe and beat Princeton and Cornell in the Carnegie Cup...stroked the 4V that won the 2V 8+ at the Kerr Cup Regatta...Part of Yale's 6-boat undefeated sweep of the entire regular season... Has competed in every boat 1V through 5V during time at Yale

2017-18 (Senior): Stroked the 4V that won a bronze medal at Eastern Sprints and went on to win the Snider Cup for the Yale-Harvard combination race in Yale's first win since 2005. Rowed in 7 seat of the Temple Challenge Cup 8+ that lost to Washington in the semifinals of the Henley Royal Regatta.

2016-17 (Junior): Did not compete.

2015-16 (Sophomore): Rowed in 3V that beat Penn and Columbia in the Blackwell Cup... Beat Dartmouth in the Olympic Axe.

2014-15 (Freshman): Rowed in the varsity that won Head of the Housatonic... Rowed seven-seat in the 3V that beat Brown... Rowed in the 2V that beat Dartmouth, Columbia, Penn and Cornell... Rowed seven-seat in the 3V that finished 4th at Eastern Sprints... Stroked the 2V that finished 5th at IRAs... Stroked the 2V that beat Harvard at the 150th Yale-Harvard Regatta, in the first win for any Yale boat against Harvard since 2007. Stroked the Visitor's 4- that lost to Washington in the quarterfinals at the Henley Royal Regatta.

Before Yale: 2014 National Merit Finalist... AP Scholar with Distinction... Winner of the LaSallian Scholarship and National Honors Society member... Captain of varsity crew senior year... Three year varsity letter winner... Three time Varsity 8+ midwest champion... Finished 5th in the Youth 8+ at the 2013 Head of the Charles Regatta... Won the Varsity 8+ at the 2013 SRAA Championships.

National Team: Competed on the 2014 US Junior National Team 8+ in Hamburg, Germany.

Personal: Member of Jonathan Edwards College... Brother of John and Tom...enjoys restoring vintage mopeds