James Barile
James Barile
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ridgefield, CT
High School: Ridgefield High School
Previous College: Silliman
Major: Global Affairs & Economics

2016-17 (Junior): Rowed in the fourth varsity eight throughout the regular season. Five seat of the fourth varsity eight that placed fifth at the Eastern Sprints.

2015-16 (Sophomore):  Five seat of the fourth varsity eight with regular season wins over MIT and Georgetown, Penn and Columbia, Dartmouth and Harvard. Five seat of the fourth varsity eight that placed fourth at the Eastern Sprints.

Before Yale: Four-time all-state runner, captained team to first outdoor large-school state title. Awarded US Naval Science Award for research with photovoltaics.

Off the Water: Heads a renewable energy non-profit Project Bright, researches economics, and conducts pro bono legal work with Yale Human Rights UAD. Ran 1 year of 400m hurdles for Yale. Also enjoys mountaineering.