University of Miami Athletics

Caitlin White-Parsons

position

Rower

Class

Junior

Hometown

Auckland, New Zealand

High School

Massey University

2016 CRCA SCHOLAR ATHLETE

2015-16: Placed third in the Collegiate Championship 4+ at the Head of the Indian Creek with a time of 17:42.36 … Won the Collegiate Championship 8+ at the Head of the Indian Creek with a time of 16:06.42 … Placed 11th with a time of 19:51.748 in the Club 4+ event at the Head of the Charles … Earned a third place finish in the Women’s Championship 8+ race at the Head of the Hooch with a time of 16:28.0 … Placed 11th in the Women’s Championship 4+ at the Head of the Hooch with a time of 18:17.7 … Placed 13th in the Women’s Open 2- at the Head of the Hooch with a time of 20:23.9 … Member of the 1V8+ that beat Columbia and Florida Tech at the Governor’s Cup … Member of the 1V8+ that won the Cal Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic with a time of 7:11.845 … Member of the 1V8+ that finished fourth in the Grand Final in the Women’s Varsity Eight event at the Knecht Cup with a time of 6:54.68 … Finished fourth in the Women’s Varsity Pair Final at the Knecht Cup with a time of 8:09.35 … Member of the 1V8+ that posted a time of 6:29.6 against UCF … Member of the 1V8+ that won the Varsity Eight Petite Final at the ACC Championship with a time of 6:41.569

2015 All-ACC, Second Team
2015 All-ACC Academic

2014-15: Member of “A” boat that finished eighth with a time of 16:36.1 in the Open 8+ at the 2014 Head of the Hooch … Competed in spring opening scrimmage against UConn … Member of the 1V8+ that posted a time of 6:39.2 while racing against Columbia and UCF at the Governor’s Cup … Part of the 1V8+ that placed sixth with a time of 7:01.01 in the Women’s Collegiate Varsity Grand Final at the San Diego Crew Classic … Won the 1V8+ third level final at Knecht Cup, posting a time of 6:59.05 … Helped Canes finish second in the 1V8+ Petite Final at the 2015 ACC Championship with a time of 6:46.4

Prior to Miami: Transferred to Miami after two years at Massey University … She helped earn a silver medal in the club 4+ and a bronze medal in the senior 8+ at the 2013 New Zealand Championships … She also earned a gold medal in senior 4-, club 8+ and a silver medal in club 4+ at the 2013 North Island Championships.

Personal: Full name is Caitlin Elizabeth White-Parsons … Nickname is Cait … Daughter of Roger and Deborah White-Parsons … Father rowed for the New Zealand elite team that claimed the world champion title in 1982 and 1983 in the men’s 8+, as well as coming in 4th at the 1984 Olympics … Indented major is management.