California: 2008 Redshirted. 2007 (Junior) Member of the fifth-place varsity 8+ in the IRA Regatta. 2006 (Sophomore) rowed in the Pac-10 and IRA national champion varsity 8+. 2005 (Freshman) rowed on the undefeated national champion vreshman 8+.
National Team: Won gold rowing with the Canadian 8 at the Under-23 World championships in 2006.
Personal: Environmental Earth sciences major...participated in two years of hockey, basketball and rugby while in high school...rowed for Brentwood College School for four years...enjoys biking, sailing and skiing...parents are Anne and Rudolf Tize...has two siblings, Carola and Andreas...born Feb. 6, 1986, in Boeblingen, Germany.