Andrew Holmes
Andrew Holmes
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lochwinnoch, Scotland
High School: George Watson's College
Major: Statistics

Junior • 2013

Rowed in the seventh seat for the first varsity all season, including a second-place showing at the IRA National Championship Varsity Eight Grand Final … Was in the boat for Harvard’s EARC Sprints championship race … Contributed to the win at the H-Y Regatta completing a perfect dual season for the varsity eight and Harvard’s sixth straight sweep of Yale… Rowed in The Visitor’s Challenge Cup title-winning boat at Henley Royal Regatta that squared off against the Harvard lightweights for the first all-Harvard Henley final since 2002.

Sophomore • 2012

Named second-team All-Ivy ... Rowed with the varsity eight all season ... Helped the varsity eight take the bronze at the IRA National Championships, locking up the Crimson's second straight top-three national finish ... Contributed to the win at the H-Y Regatta completing a perfect dual season for the varsity eight and Harvard’s fifth straight sweep of Yale ... Took second at the EARC Sprints, missing out on first by less than a half second to Brown and contributing to the Rowe Cup win ... Helped sweep Northeastern and take the Crimson’s 15th consecutive Smith Cup ... Rowed in win over Navy and Penn at the Adams Cup ... Topped Princeton and MIT to take the Compton Cup ... Contributed to wins over Brown for the Stein Cup and Cornell ... Helped capture the Copley Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic.

Freshman • 2011

Stroked the freshman eight, contributing to an undefeated dual season and Sprints championship … Part of the Harvard boat that reached the semifinals of the Ladies’ Challenge Plate at the Henley Royal Regatta … Earned a bronze medal at the IRA National Championships … Helped defeat the Yale freshmen at the 146th Harvard-Yale Regatta May 28 … Helped take first place and contributed to Rowe Cup win at the EARC Sprints … Contributed to victories over Northeastern, Navy, Penn, Princeton, MIT, Brown and Cornell.

Before Harvard

Captained the rowing team at George Watson’s College his final two years.