Milos Aleksic returns for his second year as an assistant coach with the program after being brought on by head coach Carrie Cook-Callen in August 2021. Aleksic was elevated to the assistant position after spending the 2022-23 season as a graduate assistant to the program.
Aleksic is a former rowing student-athlete and captain of the Oklahoma City University’s team. He also competed in the U23 Men’s 8+ and 4- U.S. Rowing Selection Camp as an athlete. In addition to these experiences, Aleksic boasts international racing experience from his time with the Serbian National Team where he competed in the European Junior Championships and Balkan Rowing Championships. Additionally, he competed at the Bled International Regatta in Slovenia, Szeged International Regatta in Hungary, Croatia Open and Belgrade International Regatta in Serbia with a rowing club team, Danubius 1885. He has spent the past two seasons as a graduate assistant coach of the Cougar Crew at Washington State University. Aleksic has held various volunteer coaching positions since 2014 and has worked with novice rowers to national team members, high schoolers, corporate clubs, and collegiate teams.