Four Husky seniors were chosen for the Pac-12 All Conference Rowing team while sophomore Alex Perkins was honored as the Pac-12 Newcomer of the Year and head coach Michael Callahan received the Coach of the Year award for the fourth straight year.
The top-ranked Husky men win their 4th straight Pac-12 title and the No. 4 women medaled in all four races of the day to capture 3rd place.
California challenges the Huskies at the 102nd Annual Washington-Cal Dual, but Washington earns their fourth sweep of the season and remains undefeated in 2013.
Washington men's crew will head to sunny California to face the No. 7 ranked Stanford at Redwood Shores on Saturday morning.
The senior class showed their prowess at the 112th Annual Class Day Regatta, defending the title they earned as juniors in 2012.
High School Sports: Rowing
Major at Washington: Communications
Academic Honors: Named to the 2012 2nd Team Pac-12 All-Academic Rowing Team ...
International Experience & Honors: Invited to train with USRowing's U-23 team in San Diego. Rowed bow seat in the USA men's eight that won a gold medal at the U-23 World Championships in Amsterdam. Rowed 6 seat in the USA men's eight that won the gold medal at U-23 World Championships in Trakai, Lithuania.
Husky Rowing Experience:
2013 (Senior) - Rowed seven seat for the seniors that won the George M. Varnell Men's Eight at the Class Day Regatta ... Stroked the championship eight to a gold medal at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston.
2012 (Junior) -Rowed seven seat in the junior class win in the George M. Varnell Men's Eight at the Class Day Regatta... Rowed seven seat in the men's varsity eight to win the 2012 Windermere Cup. Pulled the No. 7 oar for the Husky varsity eight at the Pac-12 Championships ... rowed seven seat at the IRA Championships, helping the Huskies win a 15th National Championship.Named to the 2012 All Pac-12 Rowing Team.
2011 (Sophomore) - Competed in the Huskies varsity eight all season, including the team's National Championship effort on the Cooper River at IRAs ... Rowed seven seat in the varsity 8+ that captured a gold medal at the Pac-10 Championships ... No. 7 man in the UW varsity 8+ that defeated Cambridge (UK) and Stanford at the 25th Windermere Cup ... Rowed seven seat in the varsity 8+ boat that beat California in the 100th Cal Dual... Rowed in the varsity 8+ in the Huskies win over the Beavers in the OSU Dual on Dexter Lake...
2010 (Freshman) - Seven seat for the undefeated men's freshmen eight...Gold medalist in the men's freshmen eight at Pac-10 Championships and IRA National Championships...Invited to race in the Temple Cup at the 2010 Henley Regatta...Won the 2010 Temple Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta.
Personal: Son of Scott and Melissa Bunkers ... Has two older brothers: Matthew and Paul.