Head coach Jim Dietz alongside the Club 8+ and Champ 2x raced in Day 1 competition at the Head of the Charles.
UMass will send five boats to the 2015 Head of the Charles in Boston, Mass.
The Minutewomen competed at Head of the Housatonic and the Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta this past weekend.
Rowing will compete back-to-back at Head of the Housatonic and the Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta.
A-10 Student-Athletes Set Multiple Commissioner's Honor Roll Records
2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll
2014 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll
2015 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll
AS A JUNIOR IN 2015-16
Fall 2015: Took ninth of 38 competitors at the Head of the Charles in the Club 8+ with a time of 176:44.6, good for an automatic reentry into the Club 8+ in 2016 Head of the Charles (10/17) ... Paired up with Zoe Hill in the 2x at the Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta and collected first in a field of 13 boats (10/11).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014-15
Fall 2014: Raced in the Collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/11) ... Finished 13th in the 2x at the Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta (10/12) with a time of 22:27.5 ... Earned a gold medal in the JV 8+ at the Head of the Fish (10/25) with a time 12:55.66 while also racing in the Collegiate 2x and 4+.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013-14
Fall 2013: Was a member of the second UMass Novice 8+ boat at the Green Monster (11/2), which finished 11th with a time of 18:23.
BEFORE UMASS: Attended Lincoln Sudbury Regional High School ... Played basketball where she was named team captain in her senior season.
PERSONAL: Alisha Atara Weinstein ... Daughter of Kerry and Judi ... Sister to Justin, Jonathan, Ariel, Ashira, Jacob and Joseph ... Majoring in biology.