Max Lowndes
Max Lowndes
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Auckland, New Zealand
High School: Saint Kentigern College

2013-14: Rowed in the seventh seat of the freshman eight boat that placed third at the IRA National Championship ... sat in seventh seat of the freshman eight boat that won gold at the Eastern Sprints.

Before Brown: A five-year member of the Auckland Rowing Club … named U16 MVP … varsity eight in 2011 and 2012 … earned bronze medal in U17 4+ in 2011 … ARA indoor rowing champion in 2010.

Personal: Born on June 6, 1994 … son of Elizabeth and Paul Lowndes … attended Saint Kentigern College in Auckland, New Zealand … has one sister, Kristina … plans to concentrate in engineering.