High School Sports: Rowing.
Honors and Awards: Rowed with the Galeb Rowing Club and Red Star Rowing Club ... Member of the Yugoslavian Junior Rowing National Team from 1999-2001 ... Participated in three Junior World Rowing Championships ... Was a Yugoslavian national champion in rowing in all junior categories between 1997 and 2001.
Major at Washington: Finance.
Husky Rowing Experience: 2006 (Junior) -- Rowed with the UW varsity eight, helping the Huskies to the collegiate title at the Windermere Cup as the Huskies finished just behind Russia ... Helped the UW crew take bronze at the Pac-10 Championships ... Aided the Huskies fifth-place showing at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships.
2005 (Sophomore) -- Rowed primarily with the varsity eight ... Helped UW's top boat won the Windermere Cup, defeating the Czech Republic and Cornell ... Collected a silver medal in the varsity eight race at the Pac-10 Championships ... Sat in the No. 6 seat, helping the Huskies' top crew place fourth at the Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championships.
2004 (Freshman) -- Competed with the freshman eight all season, including races at the Pac-10 and IRA championships.
Personal: Son of Faik and Slavojka Corovic ... Father is a professor ... Mother is a lawyer ... Has one older sister, Jasmina (25).
I chose Washington because: UW is an Institution with the perfect match of highly recognized academics and competitive athletics.
The best thing about Seattle is: The weather.
My best race was: 2005 Windermere Cup. It was a sunny day, the crowd was loud, and we beat Czech Republic and Cornell to win the regatta.
After I graduate, I plan to: Start a career in finance.
If I could tell my incoming teammates one thing it would be: Go to bed on time!
Corovic says: "Great opportunity and great experience."
Last Updated: April 4, 2007