Beaver boats finish first and second in the JV 8+ and Freshmen 8+, will race in the Grand Final of the Varsity 8+ on Sunday
2011-12 Sat in Stroke Seat for Varsity 8 in all races but one which includes a victory at the University of Victoria, Stanford Invite, Windmere Cup, versus Northeastern and Holy Cross as well as the Pac-12 Championships ... Was stroke of the JV 8 for Gonzaga and Stanford Dual.
2010-11 Ross rowed in the Freshman 8 throughout the 2011 season ... raced in the stroke seat of the F8 in a win at Gonzaga ... rowed in the 7-seat in a win against Stanford at the Stanford Invitational ... also rowed in the stroke seat in a bronze medal finish in the Grand Finals at the San Diego Crew Classic ... raced in the 7-seat of the F8 to a bronze finish at the Pac-10 Championships.
O'DEA HS Named a Library of Congress River of Words Poetry Contest winner.
PERSONAL Son of Lynn and John Ellingwood ... has two siblings, Jordan and Lauren ... born and raised in Kirkland, Wash. ... lists his biggest athletic thrill to-date as "racing in the Sammamish Lightweigh 8 as a senior at youth nationals" ... interested in backpacking, rock climbing and collecting rocks ... studying Geology.