Sara Nelson
Sara  Nelson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
New Brighton, Minn.

High School:
Mounds View

Height:
5-8

Position:
Varsity


10/22/2017

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.

10/05/2017

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.

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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.

MORE HEADLINES

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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