Patrick Tornes
Patrick Tornes
Height: 6-0
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Menlo Park, Calif.
High School: Woodside Priory
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2017-18: Appeared in five events, three with V4+ and two with the 2V8 … was the #4 seat of the V4+ that finished sixth in the Grand Final at the Dad Vail Regatta (5/12) and also defeated Boston College (4/26) … raced in the #3 seat of the V4+ that defeated Coast Guard (3/24). [COMPLETE BOATINGS]

2016-17: Appeared in 10 events, six as a member of the 2V8 … was the #3 seat of the 2V8 that finished sixth in the third level final of the EARC Sprints (5/14) … rowed in the #7 seat of the 2V8 that was the runner up at the Donahue Cup (4/15) … was the #4 seat of the V8 that defeated Coast Guard (3/25). [COMPLETE BOATINGS]

2015-16: Only appearance was as the #1 seat of the 4+ B at the Foot of the Charles (11/15). [COMPLETE BOATINGS]

Off the Water at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering with a minor in mathematics … was an intern at Atlas Devices and the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory … researched insulin-secreting devices as a potential cure for diabetes at the MIT Koch Institute … also conducted with the MIT Media Lab Biomechatronics Group … Kappa Sigma fraternity vice-president.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Woodside Priory School ... was a member of the varsity 8-man football team, JV soccer team, and the track and field team ... valedictorian ... National Honor Society ... English, Computer Science, Math, and Science Department Awards ... Young Scholars Program (conducted biology research during the summer prior to senior year in high school) ... Student Life Advisory Committee ... Eagle Scout ... Boy Scout senior patrol leader.