Alex Abate
Alex Abate
Height: 5-10
Year: So.
Hometown: Kemah, Texas
High School: Clear Falls
Major: Neuroscience

- Competed in seven regattas as a sophomore
- Fall: First in B Division at Harvard Invite, second in A Division at Lark Invite, third in A Division at Tufts Invite
- Spring: 13th in A Division at Oberg Trophy


- Competed in 13 regattas as a first-year
- Fall: Third at the Tufts Invite, fifth in the B Division at the Nickerson Trophy and seventh at the NEISA Match Race Championship
- Spring: 13th in the B Division at the NEISA Coed Championship
- Spring: Sixth at the Wood Trophy, the Arctic Circle Team Race and the NEISA Team Race Championship

Favorite Sports Memory:
- Traveling to Japan for a sailing competition

Favorite Memory as an MIT Student-Athlete:
- Going to my first Collegiate sailing event

On Dry Land at MIT:
- Majoring in neuroscience
- His brother Marcus also competes for the MIT sailing team
- Completed Neuroscience Research in the Graybiel Lab

High School:
- A 2018 graduate of Clear Falls High School
- Placed first at the 2016 i420 North American Championships and third at the 2016 i420 midwinter championships
- Also competed for the Gulf Coast Youth Sailing Association where he was a member of US national i420 racing team
- National Honor Society
- Summa Cum Laude