Sara Nelson
Sara  Nelson


New Brighton, Minn.

High School:
Mounds View




Gophers compete in Boston on Sunday

The Gophers finished 31st in the Women's Championship Eights at the 53rd Annual Head of the Charles Regatta.


Gophers to Open Season on the Mississippi

Gopher Rowing will open the 2017-18 campaign at the Head of the Mississippi in Minneapolis this weekend.


2016-17 | FRESHMAN Finished First in Varsity 4+ and Third in Varsity 8+ in Head of the Mississippi (10/01) • competed in the 1V8 at Cardinal Invitational (3/11), 1V8 at Doc Hosea Invitational (4/2), 1V8 at Big Ten Double Duel (4/8), 2V8 at Clemson Invitational (4/22-4/23) and 1V8 at Big Ten Championships (5/14) during the spring season.

HIGH SCHOOL A 2015 graduate of Mounds View Senior High School • competed for nine seasons on the swimming team, serving as team captain • member of National Honor Society, Mustang Mentor, Spanish Club, and Volunteer Club.

PERSONAL Born June 24, 1999 to parents Susan and Collin Nelson • plans to major in computer engineering with a minor in management.


Gophers finish fall season in Sunday exhibition

Gophers finish fall season in Sunday exhibition

10/29/2017 - W. Rowing

The Gopher Rowing program wrapped up the fall portion of its season on Sunday hosting Big Ten rival Wisconsin in an exhibition dual on the Mississippi River.

Gophers host Wisconsin in exhibition Sunday

Gophers host Wisconsin in exhibition Sunday

10/26/2017 - W. Rowing

Gopher Rowing will close out the fall season with an exhibition dual against Big Ten rival Wisconsin this weekend on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis.

Sterneman featured in hometown paper

Sterneman featured in hometown paper

10/27/2017 - W. Rowing

Gopher Rowing received a bit of publicity this week as senior Allison Sterneman was featured in an article in her hometown paper, the Elk River Star News covering Zimmerman, Elk River,...

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