CRCA Announces 2017 Pocock Division I All America Athletes

The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) announces the 2017 Pocock All- America award winners. These awards recognize the outstanding performances of rowers and coxswains on the national level in women’s collegiate rowing.

General requirements for nominating a student-athlete for CRCA post-season honors are:
-The student-athlete must meet all eligibility rules as defined by her institution
-The student-athlete must have rowed at least 75% of the current spring season’s races in the varsity boat (before and including May 19, 2017)
– The student-athlete must be nominated by her institution
– The Head Coach of the student-athlete’s institution must be a member in good standing of the CRCA

The nominated student-athletes are then selected to 1st and 2nd teams based on the following criteria:
– Strength of finish of the institution’s varsity eight within the country
– Coach comments
– 2k erg score

2017 Division I Pocock First Team All America Award Winners

Ieva Adomaviciute – Washington State University
Shannon Barry – University of Texas
Dorothee Beckendorf – University of California, Berkeley
Elise Beuke – University of Washington
Erin Boxberger – University of Notre Dame
Kendall Brewer – University of Michigan
Gia Doonan – University of Texas
Katy Gillingham – University of Washington
Stephanie Grauer – Stanford University
Georgie Howe – Princeton University
Filippa Karrfelt – Stanford University
Inger Kavlie – University of California, Berkeley
Ida Kruse – Ohio State University
Lily Lindsay – Yale University
Cicely Madden – Brown University
Rowan McKellar – University of California, Berkeley
Ruth Narode – Stanford University
Brooke Pierson – University of Washington
Karle Pittsinger – University of Washington
Georgia Ratcliff – University of Virginia
Mariam Soufi – University of Texas
Kate Wright – University of Michigan

2017 Division I Pocock Second Team All America Award Winners

Uche Anyanwu – University of San Diego
Emily Barber – Indiana University
Erin Briggs – University of Virginia
Charlotte Buck – Columbia University
Claire Collins – Princeton University
Louisa Freeman – University of Michigan
Morgan Grastorf – University of Iowa
Kristi Harrison – University of Louisville
Marie Jacquet – University of California, Los Angeles
Ljiljana Josic – University of Texas
Kalia Krichko – University of Michigan
Phillippa Loveard – University of Texas
Jen Mundelius – Brown University
Savannah Moody – Southern Methodist University
Kate O’Brien – Yale University
Kendall Ritter – University of California, Berkeley
Maria Schmid – University of Wisconsin
Hattie Taylor – Syracuse University
Stephanie Williams – Ohio State University