As a Senior in 2010-11: Spring 2011: Raced in the Varsity 8 at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished fourth with a time of 8:07.56 ... Placed 61st out of 216 competitors in the openweight at the C.R.A.S.H.B.-Sprints (Feb. 21) at Agganis Arena in Boston with a time of 07:28.30. Fall 2010: Raced in the Varsity 8+ that finished sixth at the Head of the Fish (Nov. 1) with a time of 13:39.02 ... Competed in the Varsity 4+ that placed 12th with a time of 18:54.854 at the prestigious Head of the Charles Regatta (Oct. 24) ... Raced in the Varsity 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (Oct. 9), finishing ninth with a time of 20:55.074 and the Varsity 8+ with a time of 17:58.444 in 12th place.
As a Junior in 2009-10: Spring 2010: Was named to the Atlantic 10 All-Conference Second Team at the conference championships ... Part of the First Varsity Eight that had two second place finishes against Buffalo (6:29.80) and Cornell (6:26.40) (May 1) ... Raced in the First Varsity Eight that finished fifth in the Grand Final at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a time of 6:54.04 (Apr. 17) ... Part of the Pair with Amanda Doolin and Varsity Eight at the Knecht Cup (Apr. 10-11), finishing second in the Petite Final at 6:49.23 ... Was the sixth seat for the First Varsity Eight that finished second at Holy Cross (Apr. 3) with a time of 7:29.51 ... Raced in the sixth seat for the First Varsity Eight that finished second at the Yankee Cup (Mar. 27) with a time of 8:04.60. Fall 2009: Part of a Fours boat that placed third (15:01.790) and the Varsity Eight boat that finished third (12:41.32) at the Head of the Fish ... Member of the Varsity Eight boat that finished 25th (18:16.967) at the Head of the Charles ... Rowed in one of three Eight boats and finished first in the Doubles race with a time of 20:12.495 at the Head of the Housatonic.
As a Freshman in 2007-08: Member of the varsity eight boat that finished fourth in the ECAC Championships (6:50.93) ... Finished first with the second varsity eight in the A10 Championships (7:11.7) ... Rowed with the second varsity eight to a second place finish in the Knecht Cup (6:56.6) ... Placed third with varsity eight in the Yankee Cup (7:51.0) and second with the novice four (10:36.6).
Before UMass: Rowed for Duxbury High School for four years under coach Sara Doucett ... Held the stroke seat in her junior and senior year ... Helped the Dragons to third place finishes in the Massachusetts State Championships during her junior and senior seasons ... Also a member of the lacrosse, swimming, and skiing teams while in high school.
Personal: Alexandra Brittany DiMatteo ... Born December 28, 1988 ... Has one brother, Michael ... Majoring in Pre-Veterinary Medicine.