The top-ranked Husky men win their 4th straight Pac-12 title and the No. 4 women medaled in all four races of the day to capture 3rd place.
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.
The No. 8 Huskies' varsity eight beat the number two ranked Golden Bears on the Montlake Cut on Saturday morning, capturing the Simpson Cup for the first time since 2003.
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 Sports: Rowing
International Rowing Experience:
2012- Won a gold medal at the 2012 U-23 World Championships in Trakai, Lithuania.
Husky Rowing Experience:2013 (Senior) - Sat in the seven seat for the winning V8+ at the Windermere Cup Regatta...Rowed seven seat for the V8+ shell that placed first and took home the Simpson Cup at the Cal Dual...Rowed seven seat for the winning Varsity Eight at the WSU Dual. Rowed in the Varsity Eight shell that took 1st at the Head of the Lake Regatta...Rowed seven seat for the women's senior class in the Seattle Times Women's Eight at the Class Day Regatta 2013...Rowed seven seat for the V8 that took fifth in the Varsity Grand Final at the San Diego Crew Classic.(Junior) - Rowed seven seat in the victorious junior shell in the Seattle Times Women's Eight at the Class Day Regatta ... Rowed five seat for the women's varsity eight to win the 2012 Windermere Cup ... Sat in the five seat of the V8+ that won a bronze medal at the Pac-12 Championships ... Rowed five seat in the Varsity Eight shell that placed sixth in the Grand Finale race at the NCAA Championships...2011 (Sophomore) -Rowed in the varsity eight boat that competed at the NCAA Championships ... Rowed five seat for the women's varsity eight that won the Women's Windermere Cup, defeating Cambridge and Oklahoma...2010 (Freshman) - Rowed in the varsity eight in every race this season ... rowed in the four seat for the California Dual, Windermere Cup, Pac-10 Championships and NCAA Women's Rowing Championships ... helped the varsity eight retain the Windermere Cup.
Personal: Daughter of Larry and Linda Culp ... Father is a franchise owner and mother is a nurse ... Has two brothers, Danny (21) and Chase (11), one step-brother, Nick (17), and two step-sisters, Tori (15) and Bella (11) ... Brother, Danny, also attends UW ... Rowed with Green Lake Crew in high school.