Rebecca Braak
Rebecca  Braak


Missoula, Mont.

High School:
Hellgate HS


3 Letters


Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals


Braak Named Rowing MVP at Annual Team Banquet

Miller, Windsor named team captains for the 2013-14 season.


Gophers Open Big Ten Season at Iowa

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


Minnesota's First Varsity Eight Earns Second Big Ten Honor

The Gophers' 1V8 has been named Big Ten Boat of the Week twice this season.


Minnesota's First Varsity Eight Named Big Ten Boat of the Week

Golden Gopher boat improved its time during each day of competition.

2014-15 • Senior Season: CRCA All-Region First Team...All-Big Ten First Team...Academic All-Big Ten...paced Second Varsity Eight at the Head of the Mississppi (10/5)...competed with the First Varsity Eight and the First Varsity Four boats during the Head of the Rock (10/12)...defeated Boston College, Georgetown, and Notre Dame with the 1V8 at Head of the Charles (10/19)...continued to pace with 1V8 at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite (3/15) and the Oregon State Classic (4/4) the Big 10 Double Dual (4/11) helped add to Minnesota's sweep over Rutgers with 1V8...finished the season pacing with 1V8 at the Clemson Invite (4/18 & 19), Devil's Lake Challenge (5/2) and the Big 10 Championship (5/16 & 17).

2013-14 • Junior Season:
Academic All-Big Ten ... posted wins over Dayton, West Virginia and Alabama with the First Varsity Eight at the Oak Ridge Invite (3/15-16) ... placed first against Dartmouth and Rutgers in the 2V8 at the Boston Challenge (4/5-6) ... also placed second ahead of Boston University ... competed against Michigan and Michigan State in the 2V8 at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/12) ... placed second behind Wisconsin with the 2V8 in the lone home dual of the year on Lake Phalen (5/4) ... finished fifth at the 2014 Big Ten Championships in the 2V8 (5/18)

2012-13 • Sophomore Season: Academic All-Big Ten, Named Minnesota's Most Valuable Rower... member of the 1V8 that was twice named the Big Ten Boat of the Week (3/12, 3/26)...defeated Kansas State, Oklahoma and Tulsa at the Oklahoma Invite (3/9-10)... defeated Tennessee in a road dual (3/24)... posted second, third and fourth-place finishes in three races at the Clemson Challenge (4/20-21)... defeated No. 14 Wisconsin and Michigan State at Wisconsin (5/5)...finished Fifth at the Big Ten Championships (5/19).

2011-12 •Freshman Season: Defeated Buffalo and Kansas and competed against Notre Dame, Duke and Virginia's V8 in the Oak Ridge Invitational (3/17-18) ... Defeated Indiana as 1V8 in the Big Ten Double Dual (4/7) ... Raced in the Virginia Invitational as V8 (4/14-15) ... Raced against Wisconsin as 1V8 in the Home Dual vs. Wisconsin (4/29) ... placed fifth in the Big Ten Championships 1V8 (5/13) ... named Minnesota's Most Improved Rower


Eight Gophers Earn Academic Honors from CRCA

Eight Gophers Earn Academic Honors from CRCA

6/5/2018 - W. Rowing

The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association announced its selections for CRCA National Scholar-Athlete honors with eight Gophers achieving recognition.

161 Gophers Receive Academic All-Big Ten Honors

161 Gophers Receive Academic All-Big Ten Honors

5/30/2018 - W. Rowing

A total of 161 Minnesota student-athletes were honored by the Big Ten on the Academic All-Big Ten Team for spring and at-large sports.

Gophers Wrap Season Ranked No. 20

Gophers Wrap Season Ranked No. 20

5/18/2018 - W. Rowing

Minnesota finished 2018 as one of the top teams in the nation, 20th in the CRCA/US Rowing Coaches Poll.

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