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Austin Hack
Position: Port
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 215
Year: Senior
Hometown: Old Lyme, Conn.
High School: Lyme-Old Lyme
Major: Political Science

National Team
Competed for the United States Senior National team in 2013, the U-23 National Team from 2011-12 and the U.S. Junior National Team from 2009-10 … part of the U.S. men's eight that rowed to a gold medal at the 2013 Samsung World Rowing Cup #3 event in Lucerne, Switzerland, his first gold with the senior national team … helped the U.S. eight to the bronze medal at the 2013 World Rowing Championships in Chungju, South Korea … notched a fourth place finish in the Men’s Pair at the 2012 World Rowing U-23 Championships in Trakai, Lithuania … won gold in the Men’s 8+ with the U.S. Team at the 2011 U-23 World Championships in Amsterdam … won gold in the Junior Men’s 8+ at the 2010 World Rowing Junior Championships in Racice, Czech Republic … finished fourth in the Junior Men’s 8+ at the 2009 World Rowing Junior Championships in Brive-la-Gaillarde, France. 

2013-14 (Senior)
Member of the varsity eight lineup … led Stanford to a first place finish in the Varsity Eight at the Davis Invitational while placing second in the Varsity Four … defeated Oregon State in head-to-head action … finished third at the San Diego Crew Classic after winning its heat on the first day … lost to Washington in a dual … stroked the Cardinal to a third place finish in the Men’s Championship Four at the 49th Head of the Charles regatta.

2012-13 (Junior)
Finalist for the USRowing Collegiate Athlete of the Year … named the Pac-12 Men's Rowing Athlete of the Year … All-Pac-12 team selection … Pac-12 All-Academic first team choice … stroked the Varsity 8+ to two wins over Cal … led the Varsity I Eight to a silver finish at the Pac-12 Championships …  member of the men’s four that captured the Championship Four class at the Head of the Charles regatta … placed eighth at the IRA Championships in the Varsity I Eight.

2011-12 (Sophomore)
Named the Pac-12 Newcomer of the Year … All-Pac-12 team selection … Pac-12 All-Academic first team choice … member of the Varsity I Eight that placed 14th overall after taking second place in the third final at the IRA National Championships … claimed bronze in the Varsity I Eight at the Pac-12 Championships … sat in the No. 3 seat of Stanford's four that took sixth in the championship four event of the Head of the Charles.

2010-11 (Freshman)
Rowed with the Varsity squad through the PAC-10 Championships, then stroked the Frosh 8+ that took 9th at the IRA ... placed second in the Copley Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic … took second in the Varsity I Eight and Varsity A Four at the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival … also finished second in the Windermere Cup Varsity I Eight race.

High School
Graduated in 2010 from Lyme-Old Lyme High School … four-year member of the varsity rowing team, including two years as captain of the squad ... took fourth and first in the 8+ at the 2009 and 2010 Junior World Rowing Championships, respectively … won the junior 4+ at the 2008 USRowing Club National Championships … won the junior four and eight at the CanAmMex Regatta …made four appearances at the NEIRA Championships … placed fifth in the Senior Double Sculls at the 2008 Stotesbury Cup Regatta … also a varsity basketball player .... made it to the 2010 state tournament in basketball. 

Born in Springfield, Mass. … parents are Gregory and Barbara Hack … has two siblings, Amalia and Olivia … father, Gregory, was a rower at Brown … mother, Barbara, was a rower at Dartmouth … sister, Amalia, is a rower at Franklin and Marshall College … majoring in political science with a minor in modern languages (German/Arabic) ... National Merit Finalist.