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Princeton M. Rowing - Heavyweight BIO
 Nick Mead

At Princeton — 2015: rowed in the 6 seat to help the Princeton V8 win bronze at the IRA Championships; it was Princeton’s first IRA V8 medal since 2006 … won bronze at the Eastern Sprints and helped Princeton win the Rowe Cup (team points title) for first time since 2005 … rowed in the Ladies Plate Challenge competition at the Royal Henley Regatta … helped Princeton reclaim the Compton Cup over Harvard for the first time since 2006 … won the Navy-Princeton Rowing Cup, the Childs Cup and the Content Cup as well … earned Academic All-IRA honors. 2014: stroked the 2V to a silver medal at the IRA National Championships; it was the best 2V finish at the IRAs since 2000 … helped the 2V win silver at the Eastern Sprints … boat went 8-2 during the year and won its last four races.

Before Princeton — competed with the men’s US 8+ at the 2013 Junior World Championships … won the 2013 Scholastic Rowing Association of America title in the 4+ … 2013 team captain at Episcopal Academy … recipient of the Mind Body Spirit Prize in 2012 and 2013 … earned 2013 Oar Award … earned a varsity letter in football … class vice president … recipient of the Class of 1877 Award (Scholarship, Character and Athletics).

Personal — born March 12, 1995 … son of Philip and Carolyn Mead … has an older brother Loren … father rowed at Princeton in the Class of 1981 … mother and brother both rowed for Penn.

Year: Junior
Hometown: Strafford, Pa.
High School: Episcopal Academy