Year: Senior
Hometown: Chanhassen, Minn.
High School: Chanhassen


2017-2018: Did not see action

2016-2017: Participated in the fifth place finish for the Monarchs at the GW Team Race... Finished in tenth at the St. Mary's Team Race Interconference Regatta... Participated in ODU's first place win at the 2017 Aaron Szambecki Team Race... Helped ODU to a second place finish at the MAISA Team Race Challenge... Participated in ODU's second place win at the Prosser Trophy Race... Placed fourteenth Division C at Thompson Trophy Race... Placed sixth in Division B at the Arrigan Memorial Regatta...

2015-16: Took a sixth place finish at the Riley Cup ... Helped ODU to a fourth place spot at Nevins Trophy ... Placed fifth in Division B at David Lee Arnoff Trophy.

Prep: Was honored as the WCSC Junior Sailor of the Year in 2013 and 2014… Placed second at the Men's Double-Handed State Championships in 2015 and 2014… Also took second at the Men's Single-Handed State Championships in 2014 and 2013… Graduated high school as a 2014 and 2015 AP Scholar with honors.

Personal: Son of Erik Pedersen and Rosemarie Beck… Has one brother, Sam… Major is civil engineering.

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