No. 1 Washington put an exclamation on its dominant season by sweeping every single race at the IRAs to repeat as National Champions
High School Sports: Crew
Husky Rowing Experience:
2012 (Sophomore) - Competed in the George M. Varnell Men's Eight at the Class Day Regatta ... Rowed bowfor the men's B boat that competed in the Varsity Four raceat the Windermere Cup Regatta ... Sat bow seat in the men's open 4+ that won a gold medal at the IRA National Championships.
2011 (Freshman) -Rowed two seat in the Husky freshmen eight that won a silver medal at IRAs ... Pac-10 Silver Medalist ... Rowed the four seat for the victorious men's freshmen 8+ boat at the 25th annual Windermere Cup.
Personal: Son of Scott and Kary Thornton ... Full name is Michael Scott Thornton ... Has one brother, Chris (20) ... Rowed with Maple Bay Rowing Club in high school.