Oct. 25, 2010
SEATTLE - Senior Valaree Fowler, the coxswain of the UW men's crew team, was named the GoHuskies.com Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of Oct. 18-24.
The Tallahassee, Fla., native led the team to its second win in three years at the Head of Charles Regatta in Cambridge, Mass., last weekend.
The varsity 8+ was one second shy of setting the course record on the 3.2 mile Charles River with a time of 14:00.40.
Fowler is the first crew athlete to win the award this season.
Other nominees include: Jesse Callier (football), Jens Bracht (men's golf), Jeevan Nedunchezhivan (men's tennis), Veronica Tamsitt (women's crew), Alex Webber (women's soccer), Lina Xu (women's tennis) and Bianca Rowland (volleyball).
2010-11 Gohuskies.com Student-Athlete's Of The Week:
Oct. 25 - Valaree Fowler (men's crew)
Oct. 18 - Jermaine Kearse (football)
Oct. 11 - Jorde LaFontaine-Kussmann (women's soccer)
Oct. 4 - Jake Locker (football)
Sept. 27 - Karinn Dickinson (women's golf)
Sept. 20 - Stephen Fung (men's soccer)
Sept. 13 - Jermaine Kearse (football)
Sept. 6 - Kate Deines (women's soccer)
Aug. 30 - Kindra Carlson (volleyball) Aug. 23 - Kellye Joswick (women's soccer)