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USRowing Announces 2013 Women’s National Team Freshman Camp Acceptances

by Allison Frederick | Apr 03, 2013
USRowing is pleased to announce that 18 athletes have been accepted to the 2013 Women’s National Team Freshman Camp June 10-16 in Seattle, Wash.
PRINCETON, N.J. – USRowing is pleased to announce that 18 athletes have been accepted to the 2013 Women’s National Team Freshman Camp June 10-16 in Seattle, Wash.

The camp is intended for athletes with elite level potential and aspirations, but who have only one or two years of collegiate rowing experience. The goal is to expose athletes to the U.S. National Team experience, train 2-3 times per day, row in a variety of boat categories, learn technical and physiological basics and train with athletes of similar caliber.

Olympic gold medalists Anna (Mickelson) Cummins and Mary Whipple will work with the athletes on and off the water, along with Conor Bullis, women's varsity assistant coach at the University of Washington.

Camp acceptances include:

Olivia Babiec – Drexel University
Victoria Bartell – University of Tennessee
Devory Dannemiller – Indiana University
Logan Harris – Brown University
Signe Henderson – Brown University
Zion Keck – Michigan State University
Karly Kikkert – Indiana University*
Elizabeth Lawson – University of Iowa
Ellie Place – Brown University
Samantha Potter – University of Washington*
Brett Simpson – Princeton University
Abby Stevenson – Dartmouth College
Lauren Subler – University of Iowa
Madison Tresser – Indiana University
Madeline Turbes – Gonzaga University
Julianna Welch – Jacksonville University
Kelly Whelan – Harvard University
Kayla Yraceburu – Oklahoma City University

Wait List

Sara Bilimoria – University of Southern California
Alli Fitzmorris – Fordham University
Katelyn Lakes – Fordham University
Christianne Molina – University of Pennsylvania*

* coxswains

Click here for 2013 Women’s Under 23 National Team Selection Camp Acceptances

Click here for 2013 Women’s National Team Pre-Elite Camp Acceptances

About USRowing
USRowing is a nonprofit organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States. USRowing’s official suppliers include Boathouse Sports, Concept2, Croker Oars, Filippi, Nielsen Kellerman, Vespoli and WinTech. USRowing also receives generous support from the National Rowing Foundation and its corporate sponsors and partners ANXeBusiness Corp, Connect-A-Dock, EMCVenues, JanSport and Rudy Project. For more information, visit USRowing National Team programs rely on strong partnerships to enable continued success. New opportunities exist to support the teams through the next quadrennial, culminating with the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. America Rows, which supports diversity in rowing and the USRowing adaptive programs also benefit from corporate support. For more information, contact Beth Kohl at
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