Anna Swanson  
Anna Swanson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Amherst, Mass.

High School:
Amherst Regional

Position:
Varsity


04/12/2013

Gophers Open Big Ten Season at Iowa

Minnesota will face the host Hawkeyes and Louisville during the event.

02/12/2013

Gophers Get First Action in Scrimmage at San Diego

Five of the Gophers' six boats won by open water.

10/28/2012

Gopher Rowing Has Impressive Showing at Head of the Iowa

Minnesota's varsity eight A boat finished secondin the main event.

10/26/2012

Gopher Rowing Wraps Fall Season at Head of the Iowa

The varsity 8+ will open the competition at 10:00 a.m.

10/12/2012

Gopher Varsity Squad Set to Compete at Head of the Rock

Seven boats will compete Sunday on Rock River.

2012-13 • Sophomore Season: Raced at the Oklahoma Invite as 2v4 against Oklahoma, Kansas, Kansas State, and Tulsa (3/9-3/10) ... Defeated Tennessee in the 2v4 boat (3/24)... Raced at Wisconsin in the 2v4 boat (5/5)... Competed at Big Ten Championships (5/19).

2011-12 • Freshman Season: Competed with the First Novice Eight throughout the season ... Competed at the San Diego Crew Classic (3/31-4/1) ... Defeated Indiana at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/7) ... Defeated San Diego, Clemson, Penn State and Michigan State at the Virginia Invitational (4/14-15) ... Raced against Wisconsin in the Home Dual vs. the Badgers (4/29) ... placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships (5/17) ... named Minnesota's Most Improved Novice Rower.

Previous Rowing Experience: Earned two letters in rowing at Amherst Regional High School ... also earned four letters in ski racing ... member of Northampton Youth and Community Rowing.

Personal: Born May 13, 1993 ... daughter of Joanne and John Swanson ... has two siblings, Julia and Jack ... majoring in business ... enjoys playing the viola.