Nick Cisneros
Nick Cisneros
Year: 2018
Hometown: Alameda, Calif.
High School: Alameda HS
Position: Starboard
Major: Political Science

FRESHMAN (2014-15): Rowed as 5 Seat for the Collegiate Novice 8 boat that finished first in a field of 14 with a time of 16:57.0 at the Head of the American.

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: Is in his first year with the SCU rowing team as a freshman in 2014-15 ... competed with the Oakland Strokes Rowing Club while attending Alameda High School in Alameda, Calif. … won two bronze medals with the third varsity 8 crew, raced with the men’s varsity 4 crew at the Southwest Junior Regional Championships.

PERSONAL: Born in Oakland … parents are Julian and Noel Cisneros … has an older sister, Elena … hobbies include climbing, hiking and swimming … intends to study in the College of Arts and Sciences. 

Why I Chose Santa Clara: I chose SCU due to its fantastic business program, small class size and amazing financial aid offer. The location and the surrounding area are optimal for my career, as I hope to work around the Silicon Valley with a large company. I’m looking forward to working hard to help get this program national recognition. I’m excited to be a part of this large recruiting class and row for such a prestigious university.