Women's Rowing

 

  Abigail Raichek
Abigail Raichek

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Radnor, Pa.

High School:
Radnor

Height:
5-1

Birthdate:
02/27/1995

Team:
Novice


2013-14 - Freshman:
Spring 2014: Rowed in the Second Varsity 4+ event at the Yankee Cup (3/29) and finished first in 8:41.41 ... Raced in the V4 boat in a five team meet on the Connecticut River (4/6) and notched a first place finish in 6:52.00 ... At the Knecht Cup (4/12-4/13), won gold in the Varsity 4+ Grand Final with a time of 7:44.09 ... Against UConn (4/18), part of the 2V4 and finished first in 8:31.74 ... Raced in the Second Varsity 4+ against MIT, Bates and Radcliffe (4/19).

Fall 2013: As part of the first UMass entry in the Open 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/12), finished second in a time of 18:23 ... Rowed in the Lightweight 4+ at the Head of the Fish (10/26) and took home first with a time of 16:14.69 ... Earned fourth at the Green Monster (11/2) in the Novice 8+ in 16:42.

Before UMass: Coxed for Randor High School for four years ... Competed at the Head of the Charles in the men's 8+ as a senior ... Placed third in the Philadelphia City Championships in the men's 4+ ... Named team captain in senior season ... Also swam for four years in high school.

Personal: Abigail Beth Raichek ... Born February 27, 1995 to Evan and Judy Raichek ... Has a twin sister, Rebecca ... Intends to major in hospitality and tourism management.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Oct 4
    vs Head of the Oklahoma Heats All Day
    Sunday, Oct 5
    vs Head of the Oklahoma Finals All Day
    Saturday, Oct 11
    vs Head of the Housatonic All Day
    Sunday, Oct 12
    vs Seven Sisters Sculling Race All Day
    Saturday, Oct 18
    vs Head of the Charles Heats All Day
    Sunday, Oct 19
    vs Head of the Charles Finals All Day
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