GopherSports.com is "Catching Up" with the captains of the Gopher Rowing team. Next up is Lauren Miller.
The Gophers finished 31st in the Women's Championship Eights at the 53rd Annual Head of the Charles Regatta.
Minnesota will send one boat to the Championship Race at the Head of the Charles on Sunday
Gopher Rowing will open the 2017-18 campaign at the Head of the Mississippi in Minneapolis this weekend.
The senior rower spent two months in Boston working at the Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital.
2016-17 | SENIOR Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2015-16 | JUNIOR Academic All-Big Ten selection and CRCA Scholar-Athlete Award winner • placed second at the Head of the Des Moines in the Women's Collegiate 8+ race (9/26) • earned a top-20 finish in the Women's Collegiate 8+ race at the Head of the Charles (10/18) • competed in the First Varsity Eight and earned a pair of second place finishes and a third place finish at the Cardinal Invitational (3/13) • finished with a first place and a second place finish with the First Varsity Eight at the Doc Hosea Invitational (4/2-4/3) • earned a pair of second place finishes with the First Varsity Eight vs. Iowa and Indiana (4/9) • earned two second place finishes at Wisconsin with the Second Varsity Eight (4/23) • finished second with the Second Varsity Eight at the Border Battle Regatta (5/1) • placed sixth with the Second Varsity Eight at Big Ten Championships (5/15).
2014-15 | SOPHOMORE Academic All-Big Ten, CRCA Scholar-Athlete • paced the 1V8 at the Head of the Mississippi (10/2) • raced with the 2V8 at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite (3/15) • paced the 2V8 at the OSU Classic (4/4) • raced at the Big Ten Double Dual with the 2V8 (4/11) • competed in the Clemson Invite in the 2V8 (4/18-19) • placed second with the 2V8 at the Devil's Lake Challenge (5/2) • placed fifth at the Big Ten Championships with the 2V8 (5/16-17).
2013-14 | FRESHMAN defeated Boston University in the 2N8 at the Boston Challenge (3/15-16) • competed against Michigan and Michigan State in the 2N8 at the Big Ten Double Dual (4/12) • placed second behind Wisconsin with the 2N8 in the lone home dual of the year on Lake Phalen (5/4) • finished fifth at the 2014 Big Ten Championships in the 2N8 (5/18).
HIGH SCHOOL A 2013 graduate of Saint Cloud Tech High School • earned six varsity letters in swimming, two in track, and four in band • nominated for the John Phillip Sousa and Louis Armstrong Jazz award, graduated top-ten in her academic class, and was a member of National Honor Society.
PERSONAL Born October 11, 1995 • daughter of Susan and Dan Miller and sister of Kaydee Miller • plans to major in neuroscience with a minor in art and psychology • loves art, playing the saxophone, and spending time outdoors.
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.
Eight Gophers Earn Academic All-District Nods
5/17/2018 - W. Rowing
The eight Gopher honorees represent six sports with men's gymnastics and women's hockey each having two representatives.
Gophers Finish Sixth at Big Ten Championships
5/13/2018 - W. Rowing
The Gopher Rowing team finished seventh at the Big Ten Championships on Sunday at the Indianapolis Rowing Center in Eagle Creek Park, earning two podium finishes on the day.