Crusaders Women's Rowing BIO
Caroline O'Connor
Player Profile:
Caroline O'Connor 2289043
Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Manhasset, N.Y.
High School: Manhasset
  • An Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

2016-2017:

  • Raced in two fall regattas and seven in the spring
  • Was a member of the second varsity eight that won bronze at the Patriot League Championship (May 12)
  • An Emerging Leader in the Holy Cross Leadership Academy

2015-2016:

  • Raced in four fall events and seven spring regattas
  • Rowed in the freshman four that finished fourth out of 24 participants at the Head of Schuylkill Regatta (Oct. 24)
  • Competed in the second varsity eight that defeated Colgate (Apr. 2) and won the Petite Final at the Patriot League Championship (May 24)
  • Was a member of the novice four that finished fifth out of 29 boats at the Knecht Cup (Apr. 9-10)
  • Earned Patriot League Academic Honor Roll accolades

Before HolyCross:

  • Rowed for three seasons on varsity under head coach HugoGuardado Henriquez at Manhasset HighSchool 
  • Won NYSSRA Scholar Athlete Award as a sophomore and junior
  • Earned the Town of North Hempstead Recognition Award as asophomore and junior
  • Team was 2011-2013 New York State champions
  • Team won Stotesbury Cup 2012-2014
  • Part of the 2014 first women's senior four plus to win atthe Stotesbury Cup
  • Part of the 2014  first women's senior four plus towin at the SRAA Nationals
  • Also a member and senior captain of the varsity swimming teamfor four seasons under head coach Matthew McGrane
  • Rowed for Sagamore Summer Rowing Program in 2013 and HarborsideSummer Rowing Program in 2014
  • Member of National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society,English Honor Society, Art Honor Society and Exemplars HonorSociety
  • AP Scholar
  • President of Best Buddies organization

Personal

  • Daughter of Kevin and ChristineO'Connor
  • Has one brother (Matthew) and onesister (Caitlin)
  • Has not yet declared a major
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