As a Junior: Earned her first monogram with the Irish...led the second varsity four in 2004-2005 ... BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... coxed the open four to a fifth place finish in the Central/South Region Sprints to close the season ... second varsity four was crowned BIG EAST Champions with a time of 9:01.01 ... second varsity/novice four A crew defeated the B crew, Harvard, and Yale ... led crew to a win over Cincinnati ... earned a first place finish over Louisville and Indiana ... took second place with the varsity four B crew against Indiana and Purdue ... coxswain of the open eight crew that placed fifth in the Open Grand Final of the San Diego Crew Classic. Coxswain of the open eight boat that took 18th at the Head of the Rock races in a time of 16:47.56 ... open eight-c crew placed third with a time of 16:13.7 at the Head of the Elk during the fall season.
As a Sophomore: Missed the 2003-2004 season studying abroad.
As a Freshman: Competed as a coxswain for the novice roster during the 2002-03 season ... was the coxswain of the first novice eight during the spring, finishing third in the petite final and ninth overall, at the Central Regions ... won the petite final at the BIG EAST Rowing Challenge, placing seventh overall ... finished first against Dayton, winning by over 22 seconds ... also defeated Iowa, Purdue, Indiana, Michigan and Tennessee ... finished third against North Carolina and Clemson in spring season opener ... in the fall, coxed the varsity four which placed third at the Head of the Grand.
Prep and Personal: Earned six letters in three different sports at Cairo-Durham High School (three in cross country, one in track and two in cheerleading) ... was named MVP of cross country her sophomore, junior and senior years ... was named MVP and team captain of track her senior year ... was team captain of cross country all four years ... held records in two mile, steeplechase, one mile and 5,000m at Cairo-Durham ... swam as a varsity member for Stoyvesant High School, who were state champs her freshman year before moving ... a member of the National Honor Society, Mock Trial and school musical ... one of three children ... parents are Joanne and Michael Lettieri ... father ran track in college ... born April 30, 1984, in Brooklyn, N.Y. ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in political science and philosophy.