High School Sports: Soccer, Outrigger Canoe.
Husky Rowing Experience: 2008 (Junior) - Stroked the varsity four all season ... Undefeated during the racing season, with wins against Oregon State, Washington State, and California ... Gold medalist at the Pac-10 Championships ... Won the 2008 NCAA Championship in the women's varsity four event, beating Virginia, Brown, California, Michigan State, and Yale in the Grand Final. 2007 (Sophomore) - Rowed in the open eight that won at the Washington State Dual. 2006 (Freshman) - Rowed with the novice squad.
Personal: Daughter of Karin Swanson and Jeffrey Powers ... Mother is a high school teacher and father is a submarine officer in the U.S. Navy ... Has a younger brother, Dillon (20) ... Participated in the Honors Dept. Summer in Argentina Program in 2007.