|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Canyon Crest Academy|
Junior (2016-17): Rowed in the one seat of the varsity 4+ that placed sixth in the Head of the Charles Regatta (19:00.55) … sat in the five seat of the second varsity that finished second in the Petite Final of the Eastern Sprints Regatta (6:01.72).
Sophomore (2015-16): Rowed in the two seat of the varsity 4A that placed 25th at the Princeton Chase (16:22.38) … at the Eastern Sprints Regatta, he sat in the two seat of the second varsity 8 that was third in the Petite Final (6:12.04).
Freshman (2014-15): Sat in the seven seat of the third varsity that finished ahead of MIT at the Biglin Bowl (7:38.30) … at the Eastern Sprints Regatta, he was the two seat of the second varsity that was second in the Petite Final (6:04.828).
Before Dartmouth: Jeffrey was the captain for the San Diego Rowing Club during his senior year…was named Team MVP his senior season.
Personal: Jeffrey is the son of Ming and Jenny Gao…has one sister…received the National Merit Scholarship his senior year…plans to study computer science while at Dartmouth.