University of Miami Athletics

Joletta Silva






Orange County, Calif.


Marine Science

High School

Mission Viego HS

Joletta Silva - Rowing - University of Miami Athletics

2015-16: Member of the 2V4+ that posted times of 8:19.19 and 8:14.61 at the Governor’s Cup … Placed sixth in the Women’s Third Varsity Eight Final at the Knecht Cup with a time of 7:27.88 … Finished third in Heat 4 of the Women’s Second Varsity Four event at the Knecht Cup with a time of 8:43.25 … Member of the 2V4+ that posted a time of 8:05.7 against UCF … Member of the 2V4+ that was second in the Second Varsity Four Petite Final at the ACC Championship with a time of 7:57.551

2014-15: Part of a 4+ boat that posted a time of 19:08 at the Head of the Indian Creek … Member of “B” boat that finished 13th with a time of 17:08.4 in the Open 8+ at the 2014 Head of the Hooch … Competed in spring opening scrimmage against UConn … Member of the 2V8+ that posted a time of 7:07.9 while racing against Columbia and UCF at the Governor’s Cup … Finished fourth in Heat 5 of the 1V4+ race at Knecht Cup with a time of 8:01.16 … Helped Canes finish third in the 1V4+ Petite Final at the 2015 ACC Championship with a time of 7:51.5 

2013-14: Part of a Miami crew that finished in 16:52.5 in the Women’s Open 8+ at the 2013 Head of the Hooch … Member of the V4+ that was victorious over UConn with a time of 7:50.1 … Member of the 2V8+ in San Diego … Member of the V4+ at the 2014 Clemson Invitational … Member of the V4+ at the UCF Invitational … Member of the 2V8+ that finished fifth in the Grand Final at the ACC Championship with a time of 7:01.6.

2012-13: Rowed in bow seat of the Novice 8+ at Head of the Hooch … Member of the N8+ that placed sixth at the 2013 ACC Championships … Helped Miami finished fourth overall in the 2013 ACC Championships team competition … Part of the crew that finished second to UCF at the 2013 Miami Invitational … Helped beat UConn in head-to-head racing by 10 seconds … Finished second to Buffalo at the Cardinal Invitational … Finished behind Dayton and West Virginia at the Cardinal Invitational … Placed third behind Notre Dame and Louisville at the Cardinal Invitational

High School: Member of the track and field team all four years, specializing in pole vaulting … Received her varsity letter and was a scholar athlete … Named an AP scholar, IB scholar and awarded Principal’s Honor Roll

Personal: Majoring in Marine Science and Biology … Parents are Dana and David Silva