The men's and women's varsity eight rowed to their seventh straight Windermere Cup victories in the best weather and biggest crowd Opening Day has seen in years.
With a race forced to be rescheduled to Friday the Huskies still manage to race well.
The Washington novice eight boat took first in a wire-to-wire finish in the Women's Collegiate Novice Grand Final on the second day of the San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay. The Huskies raced in a total of four grand finals on Sunday, earning two third-place finishes by the 2V8 and V4, and a fifith-place finish by the varsity eight.
High School:rowing, cross country, track
Husky Rowing Experience: 2013 (Freshman)Took home a gold medal rowing six seat for the Novice 8 at the Pac-12 Championships...Rowed six seat for the winning Novice 8 at the Windermere Cup Regatta...Stroked for the Novice 8 shell that placed first at the Cal Duafor the Freshmen "A" shell at the WSU Dual...Stroked for the women's freshman class in the Seattle Times Women's Eight at the Class Day Regatta 2013....Stroked forthe winning shell in the Novice Grand Final, who took home the Laurel V. Korholz Perpetual Trophy at the San Diego Crew Classic.
Personal:Daughter of George and Ann Thompson