Obra D. Thompkins High School
The asterisk next to 2019-20 season bio indicate the NCAA’s decision to grant an extra year of eligibility for student-athletes in light of the COVID-19 pandemic; the student-athlete’s year of eligibility did not “advance” from 2019-20 to 2020-21 due to this NCAA ruling.
2019-20*: Member of the 3v8+ at the Head of the Indian Creek…Finished fifth in the regatta with at time of 15.21.31…Spring season cancelled due to COVID-19 outbreak.
High School: Attended Obra D. Tompkins High School…Rowed for the Parati Competitive Rowing Club…Primarily rowed in the double four…Placed second in the V8+ at 2018 States…In 2019, finished second in the double at States…Four-year member of the varsity swimming team…Earned all-district and all-region status…Broke the school record for the 200 free relay…Named a National AP Scholar…Accumulated over 200 hours of community service…Founded Falcon Ambassadors, a club to help transfer students.
Personal: Parents are Lisa and Paul…One sister, Delaney…Majoring in marine affairs/oceanography with the goal of writing marine policy…Chose Miami because of the academic programs offered through RSMAS and the welcoming rowing team.