Rising junior is spending summer in Israel on an archaeological dig
Delaney Medals Five Times at Top Amateur Rowing Event in North America
2016-17 Season: Sat seven seat of the third varsity eight that swept the 2017 George Washington Invitational and defeated Columbia and Navy... sat seven seat of the second varsity eight that won the second-level final at the Eastern Sprints Regatta (5:42.980) to finish 7th overall...at the IRA Regatta, Kerwin helped the boat to a sixth-place finish in the second-level final (6:03.446) for a national ranking of 12th.
Summer 2016: Selected as spare of the group that raced the Visitors’ Challenge Cup at the 2016 Henley Royal Regatta in Henley-on-Thames, England, GW's first appearance in the international regatta.
2015-16 Season: Sat five seat of the freshman eight that placed fourth at Princeton Chase behind Cal, Harvard, and Cornell, and went undefeated in spring competition… sat bow seat of the second varsity eight that placed second in the third-level at the Eastern Sprints Regatta (5:57.147) to finish 14th overall… at the IRA Regatta, Kerwin helped the boat place second in the third-level final (6:05.370) for a final national ranking of 14th.
High School/Club: Rowed at National Scholastic Rowing Association (NSRA) Nationals as a member of Saint Joseph's Prep's Varsity 8, earning a bronze medal in 2014 and a silver medal in 2015 ... two-time First Team All-Catholic League selection for varsity eight in both 2014 and 2015 ... helped team to three consecutive Catholic League Championships (2013-15) ... won silver medal (JV8, 2013) and gold medal (V8, 2015) at Philadelphia City Championship Regatta ... SRAA Nationals Silver Medalist in 2014 ... helped JV eight to Mid-Atlantic Junior Championship (2013) and silver medal at Stotesbury Cup Regatta (2013) ... also helped team to four consecutive Manny Flick Cup Championships… trained with Vesper Boat Club in summer 2015… First Honors.
Personal: Born Matthew Galen Kerwin on 09/17/1996… son of Maria and Robert Kerwin… one brother, Robert… attended St. Joseph’s Prep… enjoys movies, video games, and sporting events… pursuing a double major in Archaeology and Classics.
Men's Rowing Places 15th at IRA National Championship
SACRAMENTO - All three entries either tied or beat their respective seeding as the George Washington men's rowing team concluded its 2017 season on Sunday...
Men's Rowing: IRA Championship Day 1 Recap
SACRAMENTO - The George Washington men's rowing team saw its three entries compete in a total of six races on the opening day of the Intercollegiate Rowing ...
Men's Rowing Sends Three Boats to IRA National Championship
ON THE LINE: The George Washington men's rowing team will send three boats to this weekend's 115th Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) National...
Men's Rowing Turns in Historic Showing at Eastern Sprints
WORCESTER, Mass. - The George Washington men's rowing team had all three boats outperform seeding with a trio of Petite Finals appearances at the Eastern...
Men's Rowing Wraps Regular Season on Sunday
WEST WINDSOR, N.J. - The George Washington men's rowing team wrapped its regular season on Sunday afternoon with a series of races against Navy, Columbia and...
Men's Rowing Sweeps Georgetown and Rutgers on Saturday
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's rowing team took to its home waters for the second time in three weeks and won all four races against Georgetown and...
Men's Rowing Dedicates Shell to Late Oarsman
The George Washington men's rowing team was joined by the family and friends of the late Nick Upton to dedicate a racing shell in his honor prior to last...
Men's Rowing Wins Carr Bowl at GW Invite
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's rowing team won five races and totaled 66 points to win the Oliver T. Carr Bowl for the second time in program...