Senior sculler Savannah Brija played soccer her first semester of college, until she gave crew a try in the spring .
Emily Morley ’16 was the first rower from the Bahamas to compete at the Olympics. Becky Robinson, Ithaca College head women’s crew and sculling coach, and Beth Greene, Ithaca College assistant women’s crew and sculling coach, coached her at the Olympics.
The sculling team is combining the talents of rowers with previous experience with members of the team learning techniques for the first time.
On Sept. 13, seven alums of the women’s rowing team competed in the AIDS Ride for Life bicycle race to raise AIDS awareness and test the limits of their bodies.