High School Sports: Basketball and Track & Field
High School Awards: Most Rebounds in league ...Seventh in state rebounds ... State 4A tournament 2000 and 2001 ... Fifth in state discus 2000 ... Fourth in state shot-put 2001 ... Track MVP 2000 and 2001 ... Women in Math and Science Award ... Honor roll 2001.
Major at Washington: Education
Husky Rowing Experience: 2002 (Freshman) -- Member of the novice freshman eight that placed third at Pac-10 and helped Washington win the team title ... member of eight that placed second at the San Diego Crew Classic and the Washington State dual ... member of crew that was victorious at Windermere Cup Opening Day races as well as the California and Oregon State duals ... Traveled to NCAA Championships and competed in non-competitive spares race with teammate Amanda Jensen.
Personal: Daughter of Oliver and Debbie Henry ... Both parents attended Western Washington University ... mother is elementary school teacher ... father is self employed ...has one younger brother, Oliver (13).
I chose Washington because: I love Seattle and it's close to home.
The best thing about Seattle is: The opportunities and connections
The best thing about UW is: Diversity and having the ability to expand on new experiences.
Favorite class: Band
My best race was: San Diego, because our boat came together to hold off our opponent, with only seven people.
After I graduate, I plan to: Become a high school physical education teacher and basketball and track coach
If I could tell my incoming teammates one thing, it would be: Eat your Wheaties.
Henry says: "Washington rowing is all mental."