Alexander Nelson
Alexander Nelson
Height: 6-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Custer, S.D.
High School: West Nottingham Academy
Major: Aerospace Engineering

2011-12: Competed in five races this season … rowed in the # 7 seat as a member of the MIT varsity team at Columbia (3/31); against Boston College, Trinity, and Bates (4/7); versus Harvard and Princeton (4/14); against UMass (4/21) and at the Eastern Sprints (5/13)… saw action in the #1 seat on the championship boat at the Head of the Charles (10/22). 

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in aerospace engineering … held internships at Jacobs Engineering and at the 129th Combat Search and Rescue Wing at the Moffett Federal Airfield, Calif. … Air Force ROTC … varsity crew captain 2012-13 … Alpha Delta Phi house manager.

High School: A 2010 graduate of West Nottingham Academy … six varsity letters … cross country team captain.

Personal: Son of Beth and Andrew Nelson.