William Nelson
William Nelson
Year: 2017
Hometown: New Canaan, Conn.
High School: St. Albans

2016-17: One of 38 Bates graduates to receive the Senior Scholar Award from the Bates Department of Athletics.... NIRC All-Academic selection.... NESCAC Spring All-Academic selection.... Rowed for the second varsity eight at the National Invitational Rowing Championships as the M2V8 finished second to Hobart in the grand final.... Bates won the 2017 NESCAC Championship.

2015-16: NIRC All-Academic selection.... Rowed in the second varsity eight as the Bobcats finished fifth out of 21 teams at the National Invitational Rowing Championships.

2014-15: Rowed in the men's second varsity eight as the Bobcats earned a bronze medal at the National Invitational Rowing Championships.