List of student-athletes with a 3.7 or better GPA grows by 26 percent
Minnesota's Total is up from 123 Following the 2011 Spring Seasons
Kalmoe and Haws named to All-Big Ten teams.
The event will take place Sunday in Indianapolis, Ind.
The squads faced-off on Lake Phalen in St. Paul.
2011-12 Senior Season: Defeated Kansas, Buffalo and Dukeas 2V8 in the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/17-18) ... Defeated Indiana as 2V8 in the BigTen Double Dual (4/7) ... Raced in the Virginia Invitational as 2V8 (4/14-15) ... Rowed against Wisconsin as 2V8 in the Home Dual vs. Wisconsin (4/29) ... placed fifth in the Big Ten Championships 2V8 (5/13) ... Academic All-Big Ten honoree 2010-11 Junior Season: Earned the Big Ten Distinguished Scholar-Athlete award ... competed with both the First Varisty Four and the Second Varsity Eight during the season ... placed fifth with the 1V4 at the Big Ten Championships (5/15) ... rowed with the 1V4 at the Wisconsin Dual (5/1) ... placed first by defeating Louisville, Syracuse and Boston University with the 2V8 on day two of the Charles River Challenge (4/18)... also finished first on the opening day of the Charles River Challenge (4/17) ... competed in the Second Varsity Eight at the Big Ten Double Duals vs. Michigan and Michigan State (4/9) ... defeated Tennessee in the 2V8 at the Tennessee Dual (3/20). 2009-10 Sophomore Season: Helped the Third Varsity Eight to a win over Kansas (4/24) ... competed with the 4V8 at the Head of the Iowa (10/25) ... finished second in the Women's Collegiate 4+ event at the Head of the Mississippi (10/4) ... raced in the Women's Collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Mississippi (10/4). 2008-09 Freshman Season: Began her Gopher career with the Novice A Eight at the Head of the Mississippi (10/5) and won the event ... competed at the North Star Challenge with the Novice A Eight (10/25) ... raced with the Gopher A Novice Eight at the Southland Regatta (11/2) ... member of the 2N8 that won the Women's Collegiate Novice B Final at the San Diego Crew Classic (4/4) ... moved up to the First Novice Eight at the Double Duals (4/11) ... sat in the six seat in the 2N8 win over Kansas (4/25) ... member of the 2N8 that finished second in the Petite Final at the Big Ten Championships (5/2). Previous Rowing Experience: Attended several camps, including Princeton University camp, where she was named the most improved rower ... attended the Northeast Rowing Camp in Maine and was a member of the time trial and was apart of the fastest boat in the camp. Personal: Born January 9, 1990 ... plans to major in kinesiology ... daughter of Sherry and Bob Bourgeois ... graduated from Whitefish Bay High School in 2008 ... was a swimmer for over 10 years and earned four letters in the sport ... qualified for the state meet in her junior and senior seasons.
Q&A with the Novices
GopherSports.com talked with the newest Minnesota rowers after their first competition.
Gophers Sweep at Head of the Mississippi
The Gophers were victorious in their season opener Saturday at the Head of the Mississippi.
Rowing Opens Season at Head of the Mississippi
The University of Minnesota rowing team opens its 2016-17 campaign this Saturday on its home course, taking part in the Head of the Mississippi.