2012-2013 (Senior): Rowed for the open eight "F" boat which placed fourth at the Milwaukee River Challenge.
2011-2012 (Junior): Bowman of Wisconsin's open eight "open C" boat that finished third at the Milwaukee River Challenge.
2010-2011 (Sophomore): Rowed middle crew as the varsity four defeated Louisville at the Longhorn Invitational ... rowed two seat as the second varsity four defeated Minnesota at the Big Ten Dual meet.
High School: Two years on club crew ... semi-finalist in the 2008 Club Nationals in the junior four ... placed 11th at 2008 Head of the Charles ... took third in junior eight and fourth in junior four at 2008 Henley ... two-year varsity track member ... 1600 relay state qualifier ...
Personal: Parents are Cathy and Michael O'Brien and Jim Whittet
Reason for choosing UW - Madison: Academics and rowing
What Wisconsin Rowing means to you: That I am Proud to represent my school.