Ben Stops
Ben Stops
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Melbourne, Australia
High School: Scotch College

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

Before Brown: A five-year member of the rowing team at Scotch College in Melbourne, Australia … vice captain … national champion in 2012 … undefeated season in 2011-12 … semifinal of the Henley Royal Regatta … member of Victorian State youth eight.

Personal: Born on June 17, 1994 … son of Wendy and Geoff Stops … has one brother, Josh … plans to concentrate in the arts.