Sylvia Coleman
Sylvia Coleman


Omaha, Neb.

High School:
West Side (Omaha)



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

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


Gophers Open Big Ten Season at Iowa

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


Gophers Get First Action in Scrimmage at San Diego

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


Gopher Rowing Has Impressive Showing at Head of the Iowa

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


Gopher Rowing Wraps Fall Season at Head of the Iowa

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

2013-14 • Junior Season: Academic All-Big Ten ... placed first ahead of West Virginia and Alabama in the First Varsity Four at the Oak Ridge Invite (3/15-16) ... led the 1V4 to wins over Dartmouth, Rutgers, Syracuse B and Boston University at the Boston Challenge (4/5-6) ... defeated Michigan State in the 1V4 at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/12) ... finished second behind Wisconsin in the 1V4 in the lone home dual of the year on Lake Phalen (5/4) ... placed seventh at the 2014 Big Ten Championships in the 1V4 (5/18)

2012-13 • Sophomore Season: Served as an alternate in the 1V4 boat in the Clemson Invite (4/21)... Raced at the Oklahoma Invite in 1v4 against Oklahoma, Kansas, Kansas State and Tulsa (3/9-3/10) ... Defeated Tennessee in the 2V4 boat (3/24)... Raced at Wisconsin in the 1V4 (5/5)... Competed at Big Ten Championships (5/19).

2011-12 • Freshman Season: Rowed with the First Novice Eight ... Competed in 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 (4/29) ... placed fifth in the Big Ten Championships (5/13)

High School: 2011 gradute of Westside High School ... earned four varsity letters in swimming under Doug Krecklow ... earned Academic All-America and All-State honors ... member of the National Honors Society and the French National Honors Society.

Personal: Born January 4, 1993 ... daughter of Paul and Kim Coleman ... has one sibling, Peter.


Gophers Finish Fall at Devil's Head


Minnesota rowers finish up their fall season this Saturday at the Devil’s Head Scrimmage in Baraboo, Wisconsin.

Gophers Finish 20th at Head of the Charles


Competing in the world's largest two-day regatta, the Minnesota rowing team earned a top-20 finish at the 51st Head of the Charles.

Gophers to Compete at Head of the Charles


The University of Minnesota rowing team is heading to their biggest competition of the fall as they travel to Boston, Mass. to race in the Head of the Charles.

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