Michael Hwang
Michael Hwang
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Lakeside
Major: Biological Engineering

2011-12: Served as the cox on the varsity boat at the Head of the Charles (10/22) … saw action on MIT B four team at the Foot of the Charles (11/19) …  raced on the MIT varsity boat at San Diego Crew Classis (3/31) and at Penn (4/28) … competed on the MIT varsity four team at Yale (4/7) and at Cornell (4/21). 

Off The Water at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering.

High School: A 2009 graduate of Lakeside High School … selected to train and compete at the invitation-only US Junior National Team Sweep selection camp … fourth in the men’s lightweight 4+ and gold medalist in the men’s high school 8+ at US Rowing NW Regional Championships … Lakeside crew’s MVP … most inspirational award … also a letterwinner in swimming … team captain … helped lead the team to a fourth-place finish at the state championship … National Merit Commended Scholar … Summa Cum Laude Gold Medal Award on the National Latin Exam … Washington State Honor Award … three-time recipient of the Paul Robeson Scholar Athlete Award.