STANFORD, Calif. – USRowing announced on Monday that former Stanford rowers David Banks and Austin Hack have been named to the men’s eight lineup following the national team selection camp in Princeton, N.J.
Hack, who graduated in June with a political science degree, will make his second straight World Championship appearance. He also competed in the men’s eight last year in South Korea, earning a bronze medal with Team USA.
Banks will be at the World Championships for the third time, but first since 2010 when he placed sixth in the men’s eight in New Zealand. The previous year he competed in the 2- and placed fifth in Poland.
The 2014 World Championships will be held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands August 24-31.