ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
Phil Matthews
Phil Matthews
Height: 6-5
Weight: 210
Year: Junior
Hometown: Sydney, Australia
High School: St. Ignatius College
House Affiliation: Winthrop

2009
Rowed in the fourth varsity eight … Competed in the open four at the IRA National Championships and finished eighth overall.

2008
Rowed in the freshman eight that won gold at the EARC Sprints and bronze at the IRA National Championships ... Went undefeated in dual racing, which included the second fastest winning time in the two-mile at the Harvard-Yale Regatta ... Also competed in the Temple Challenge Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta.

Before Harvard
Rowed for three years in high school and was a member of the first eight his junior and senior year ... Named team captain senior year ...  Rowed for the Sydney Rowing Club for three years and represented them at the Henley Royal Regatta twice, the Karapiro Regata in New Zeland, the national championships two times as well as various local regattas.