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.
Huskies top pairs boat and varsity eight both finish second, unofficially, at the Head of the American Regatta. Due to a glitch in a system, the official results are pending.
The USA men's eight repeated as gold medalists, thanks to five Huskies leading the charge in Lithuania
High School Sports: Rowing, Hockey, Cross Country, and Netball
Major at Washington: Geography
Academic Honors:Named to the 2012 2nd Team Pac-12 All-Academic Rowing Team ...
International Rowing Experience: Rowed for Great Britain at the U-23 World Championships in Trakai, Lithuania that placed fourth in the Grand Final.
Husky Rowing Experience: 2013 (Sophomore) -Rowed for the winning V8+ at the Windermere Cup Regatta... Rowed bow for the V8+ that placed first and took home the Simpson Cup at the Cal Dual...Rowed bow for the winning Varsity Eight at the WSU Dual...Stroked for the sophomore class in the Seattle Times' Women's Eight at the Class Day Regatta ...Rowed bowfor the V8 that took fifth in the Varsity Grand Final at the San Diego Crew Classic.2012 (Freshman) - Competed in the Women's Varsity/Novice Challenge at the Class Day Regatta... Rowed bow for the women's varsity eight to win the 2012 Windermere Cup ... Sat bow for the varsity eight that won a bronze medal at Pac-12s ... Rowed in the bow in the Varsity Eight shell that placed sixth in the Grand Finale race at the NCAA Championships.
Personal: Daughter of Mark and Sue Gammond ... father is a farmer ... has two sisters, Helen and Alice ... enjoys playing piano.