Women's Rowing



On The Water: 1st Varsity 8 Honored, Doerfler Earns Fulbright & More

The 1st varsity 8 helped the Irish win their third Dale England Cup in the last four years.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016-17):

Head of the Charles
Championship Eight (19th of 33, 18:00.940) 

Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational
Varsity Eight (3rd of 4, 6:46.557) - vs. Virginia, Michigan State, West Virginia
Varsity Eight (2nd of 4, 6:51.337) - vs. Michigan, Tennessee, Kansas
Varsity Eight (3rd of 4, 6:29.280) - vs. Louisville, Tulsa, West Virginia

Longhorn Invitational
Varsity Eight (3rd of 4, 6:19.956) - vs. Texas, UCF, Oregon State
Varsity Eight (3rd of 4, 6:19.701) - vs. Oklahoma, Oregon State, San Diego

Lake Natoma Invitational
Varsity Eight (2nd of 3, 6:26.32) - vs. California, Boston University
Varsity Eight (2nd of 3, 6:27.26) - vs. Stanford, Sacramento State
Varsity Eight (2nd of 3, 6:36.80) - vs. Gonzaga, UCF

ACC/Big Ten Duel
Varsity Eight (4th of 4, 6:32.1) - vs. Ohio State, Michigan, Duke

Dale England Cup
Varsity Eight (2nd of 4, 6:39.2) - vs. Duke, Indiana, San Diego

ACC Championship
Varsity Eight (2nd of 4, 6:49.561) - vs. Virginia, Clemson, Miami (Preliminaries)
Varsity Eight (2nd of 6, 6:23.172) - vs. Virginia, Syracuse, Duke, Louisville, Clemson (Grand Final)

NCAA Championship
Varsity Eight (4th of 6, 6:30.565) - vs. Ohio State, Princeton, Virginia, Massachusetts, Navy (Heat 4)
Varsity Eight (4th of 7, 6:24.543) - vs. Wisconsin, Indiana, Washington State, UCF, Massachusetts, Jacksonville (Repechage 1)
Varsity Eight (2nd of 5, 6:27.130) - vs. Iowa, UCF, Gonzaga, Jacksonville (C/D Semifinal 2)
Varsity Eight (4th of 6, 6:39.995) - vs. Washington State, Iowa, Syracuse, Northeastern, UCF (C Final)

AS A FRESHMAN (2015-16): 

Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational
Second Varsity Eight (1st, 6:35.04) - vs. Louisville, Minnesota and West Virginia
First Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:11.37) - vs. Virginia, Kansas and Michigan State
First Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:33.50) - vs. Michigan and Kansas

Longhorn Invitational
First Varsity Eight (1st, 7:00.15) - vs. San Diego
First Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:36.30) - vs. Texas

Lake Natoma Invitational
First Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:29.67) - vs. California and Iowa
First Varsity Eight (3rd, 6:36.43) - vs. Stanford and Wisconsin
First Varsity Eight (3rd, 6:22.88) - vs. Wisconsin, Gonzaga and Iowa

Dale England Cup
First Varsity Eight (2nd, 6:46.0) - vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy
First Varsity Eight (1st, 6:37.4) - vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy

ACC Championship
First Varsity Eight (2nd of 9, 6:31.223) - Preliminaries
First Varsity Eight (4th of 9, 6:23.727) - Grand Final


  • Competed in rowing and volleyball at HB Plant High School. 
  • Helped the HB Plant rowing team to several top finishes at the Southern Sprints and Florida state competitions, including 1st place in the 500m sprints in 2014 and 2015. 
  • Was a member of the HB Plant Varsity 8 boat which finished in the top 10 at the Scholastic Rowing Association of America nationals in 2013, 2014 and 2015 - peaking at fifth place in '15. 
  • In 2011, became the first freshman to earn a spot on the HB Plant High School varsity volleyball team in five seasons. 


  • Daughter of Frank and Heidi Migliore, along with sister Catherine and brother Francis. 
  • Enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters with a major in film, television and theatre. 


Laura Migliore
Laura  Migliore


Tampa, FL

High School:
HB Plant


Arts & Letters

Film, Television & Theatre

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