maia.jpg

Maia Haugaard

Position: Coxswain Height: 5'4" Year: 3rd Major: Psychology Hometown: Diamond Springs

Hobbies: I like to read and learn new things

Why Rowing? I joined rowing to stay active and make friends

 

Shreya Kandasamy

Position: Starboard Height: 5'7" Year: 3rd Major: Psychology Hometown: Chennai, India

Hobbies: Reading, singing and watching movies

Favorite Athlete: Johnny Weir

Why Rowing? I joined the crew team because I wanted to meet more people and I love being out on the water.

IMG_1467 2.jpg
 

Claudia Mortyn

Position: Starboard Height: 5'5" Year: 3rd Major: Animal Biology Hometown: San Diego

Hobbies: hiking, kayaking, cooking

Why Rowing? to stay active and to be part of a team

me!.jpg
 

Jessica Manginelli

Position: Port, Travel Coordinator Height: 5’8” Year: 2nd Hometown: Fillmore, CA Major: Biological Sciences

Hobbies: Be with my team mates!

Why Rowing? I love the family that rowing gives you and reaching new limits with my body.

IMG_1803.jpg
 

Olivia Walsh

Position: Port, Starboard, President Height: 5'8" Year: 3rd Major: Global Disease Biology Hometown: Oakland, CA

Hobbies: Hiking, petting dogs, watching Netflix, eating, camping, reading

Favorite athlete: Steph Curry

Why Rowing? I rowed in high school and I wanted to have the same kind of community here at Davis. I met the team and loved it!

IMG_6523.jpeg
 
IMG_4893.jpg

Rachel Quillen

Position: Port Height: 5'4" Year: 3rd Major: Political Science Hometown: San Mateo

Hobbies: Sleep, run, eat, and row

Favorite Athlete: Michael Phelps

Why Rowing? It was a complete coincidence, but I ended up at the meeting to get info for my friend and ended up deciding that rowing was something I wanted to try out. The next day we were in boats at the pool and I was like - ya I want to do this.

 

Katie Pratt

Position: Port, Starboard

Year: 3rd

Hometown: Ridgefield, Connecticut

IMG_4924.jpg
 
Screen Shot 2017-11-13 at 10.51.00 PM.png

Meghan Wong

Position: Starboard, Treasurer Height: 5'4" Year: 2nd Major: Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior Hometown: Barrington, Illinois

Hobbies: traveling, reading, hiking, cooking/baking, binge watching CSI, eating

Favorite Athlete: Artemi Panarin

Why Rowing? I wanted to try something outside of my comfort zone that would keep me active and to make use of my mornings. I can get a good workout in while being around super fun people so it's a win-win :)

 

Kaela Fisher

kaela.jpg

Position: Port, Starboard Height: 5'4"

Year: 2nd Hometown: Long Beach Major: Undeclared

Hobbies: Play my viola, read, and draw

Favorite athlete: Shawn Johnson

Why rowing? I knew I wanted to play a sport at Davis and I heard rowing was hard-core and so i figured why not try it?

 
abby.jpg

Abigail Henderson

Position: Port Height: 5'10" Year: 2nd Hometown: Springfield, VA Major: Political science

Hobbies: Dance!

Why rowing? I wanted to learn a new sport and become really, really strong.

 

Libby Polston

DSC_0565.jpg

Position: Port, Starboard Height: 5'10" Year: 2nd Hometown: La Jolla, CA Major: Undeclared, College of Letters and Science

Hobbies: Reading, knitting, traveling

Favorite athlete: Kikkan Randall

Why rowing? I love rowing and how my teammates not only support me but also challenge me!

Fun Fact: I grew up in Alaska, but have lived in California since 4th grade

 

Sanjana Battula

DSC_0688.jpg

Position: Starboard Height: 5'7" Year: 1st Hometown: India Major: Biological Sciences

Hobbies: Soccer, watching movies and swimming

Why rowing? I decided to join rowing to meet new people and get a good workout in! :)

Fun fact: I'm a trained Indian classical dancer

 

Victoria Vicuña

DSC_0383.jpg

Position: Port, Starboard Height: 5'7" Year: 1st Hometown: Stockton Major: Philosophy

Hobbies: Singing, playing guitar, Netflix, hanging with friends.

Favorite athlete: Lionel Messi

Why rowing? I think rowing is an amazing sport that takes a lot of mental and physical strength. I joined the team to be apart of something awesome and empowering. I love being on the team because I feel strong and capable of anything. I love that rowing pushes me past my limits and enables me to do my very best.