High School Sports: X-country, basketball, track
High School Awards: Captained all three teams in high school ... participated in state track championships three time ... competed in the state cross country championships, 1995-98.
Major at Washington: Undecided
Husky Rowing Summary1999 (Freshman): Rowed in the two seat in varsity four that won the NCAA Championship and helped Huskies to a third place team finish ... was in the four seat in novice eight boat that won a Pac-10 Championship and Windermere Cup title ... also won grand final at the San Diego Crew Classic ... spent summer '99 at the ARCO Olympic Training Center Freshman Camp.
Personal: Named to Dean's List as a freshman at UW.
I chose UW because: The rowing program and because my brother was here.
The best thing about Seattle is: It's a beautiful place to live.
The best thing about UW is: The campus.
Favorite class: Communications.
My best race was: When we won at '99 NCAAs in Sacramento. All our hard work had paid off and my parents were there supporting me .
After I graduate I plan to: Train for the National team.
If I could tell my incoming teammates one thing, it would be: If you do the work, you will reap the rewards.
Mickelson says: "Rowing for Washington is an awesome experience. You excel as a team and as an individual."