Notre Dame enjoys successful showing in four-team race
AS A JUNIOR: Raced with the third varsity four and first novice eight boats ... in season opening race at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational in the Saturday morning session, finished second with a time of 7:50.745 ... in the afternoon session, rowed with the first novice eight boat, earning a runner-up finish with a 7:19.360 readout ... raced with the first novice eight boat in the Sunday session, placing second (7:15.461) ... rowed the novice eight/third varsity eight boat to a pair of first place finishes at the Dale England Cup, crossing the finish line with times of 6:57.50 and 6:50.30 while beating Alabama and Rhode Island.
AS A SOPHOMORE:Raced in multiple boats with the Irish ... appeared in the first novice eight B-team boat at Michigan State, coming in third with a time of 7:47.90 ... switched over to the second novice eight boat for the afternoon session and came in second behind the Spartan crew with an 8:08.50 mark ... raced with the first novice eight B-team and the third varsity four boat at the Dale England Cup, coming in third in both races ... with the eight crew, crossed the finish line in 7:47.2 and helped the Irish four boat stroke in to third at a rate of 9:37.7.
AS A FRESHMAN: Rowed at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite against Kansas and Buffalo as part of the Irish third varsity eight boat, finishing with a time of 7:00.17 to earn a second-place result ... helped the third varsity eight "B" boat to a third place finish (7:30.70) at the BIG EAST Invite, beating Iowa "B" and Rutgers.
PREP AND PERSONAL: Played setter for her high school volleyball team all four years while at Cape Elizabeth High School ... also played club volleyball with Maine Junior Olympics Volleyball ... also swam for her high school team her freshman, sophomore, and junior year ... swam on the Coastal Maine Aquatics club team ... member of the National Honor Society ... played in the Jazz Band and studied piano ... was a National Merit Scholarship Finalist ... named an AP Scholar with Honors ... received the Smith College Book Award ... born in Portland, Maine ... daughter of Jonathan and Kate Hewitt ... grandfather played football for Notre Dame ... aunt also attended Notre Dame ... has three siblings- Forest, Quinn, and Dylan ... recently completed the First Year of Studies program ... currently enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters.