The program boasts 12 student-athletes that are enrolled in Notre Dame’s College of Engineering.
2015 Notre Dame valedictorian repeats as ACC Rowing Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Notre Dame varsity four places 12th, eight boats each finish in 17th place overall
Notre Dame four boat qualifies for fourth straight petite final, both eights in C final
Notre Dame's first varsity four reaches top semifinal on first day of the NCAA Championship
Notre Dame's College of Engineering
AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in several novice boats for the Irish ... stroked with the first novice eight team at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational, coming in second to Kansas before finishing third behind two entries from defending NCAA champion Virginia ... finished the trip in first place in the third race with a time of 7:15.20 before winning the fourth race ahead of Louisville and Miami in 7:18.00 ... rowed with the B team of the first novice eight at Michigan State and came in third in the morning race ... in the afternoon, switched over to the second novice eight boat and crossed in second behind the host Spartan boat with an 8:08.50 mark ... stayed in the second novice eight boat at the Ohio State Invitational, finishing second to Michigan in the morning and third in the afternoon behind the Wolverines and Buckeyes, setting paces of 7:57.70 and 8:07.01, respectively ... pulled for the A-team novice eight boat at the fifth annual Dale England Cup, coming in first in the boat's first two races ... crossed in second behind host Indiana with a time of 8:09.8 ... won grand final race in the third varsity eight boat at the BIG EAST Championship with a mark of 7:18.864.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated from Herbert Henry Dow High School in 2012 ... was a member of the school's swim team, earning her varsity letter all four years ... in her freshman and sophomore seasons, team went undefeated and won the Tri-Cities and Saginaw Valley Championship meet ... as a junior, swim team won the Saginaw Valley Championships ... swam in the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay at the state championship meet ... as a senior, team posted an undefeated record and won the Tri-Cities and Saginaw Valley Championships for the sixth year in a row ... as a captain, swam in the state meet in the 50 free, 200 free relay and 200 medley relay events ... also played recreational soccer ... was a member of Iron Sharpens Iron, a nondenominational Christian ministry group, and the society of women engineers ... is the daughter of John and Carla Olson ... grandfather swam at Illinois Wesleyan University ... has one sister, Samantha ... enrolled in the College of Engineering as a chemical engineering major.