UMass also takes top eight finishes in two other events.
2012-13 - Junior: Fall 2012: Raced in the open 8+ and the collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/6) and finished in 13th and 11th respectively ... Finished in fifth place in the open 2X at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race with a time of 18:37.6 ... Took seventh place in the open 2X and eighth place in the collegiate 8+ at the Head of the Fish (10/27).
Spring 2013: Took home first in 7:36.80 with the Quad boat at the Knecht Cup (4/13-4/14) ... Sat third seat as the UMass Junior Varsity 8+ boat finished first in 7:21.57 at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4).
2011-12 - Sophomore: Spring 2012: Competed in the Varsity Eight at the Murphy Cup (3/24) and finished in fifth with a time of 7:59.15...Raced in the Junior Varsity Eight at the Yankee Cup (3/31) and took second place with a time of 2:25.58 ... Defeated UConn (4/6) with a time of 6:56.1 ... Took first place in the Petite Final of the Knecht Cup (April 15) with a time of 6:53.84 ... Raced in the Varsity Eight at Eastern Sprints (5/13) which finished sixth in the Petite Final with a time of 6:54.360.
2010-11 - Freshman: Spring 2011: Finished in fifth place in the Novice 8+ at the Dad Vail Regatta with a time of 7:31 ... Finished in second place in the Novice 4+ at the Knecht Cup ... Raced in the 2nd Varsity 8 at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished second with a time of 8:23.13.
Before UMass: Rowed for four years at Barnstable High School under coach Mike Baker ... Served as captain for Cape Cod Rowing for two years.
Personal: Gabrielle Ann Hayward ... Born January 23, 1992 to Jeffrey and Robin Hayward ... Has one sibling, Isabella.