The Minutewomen compete against the Crusaders annually in the spring.
The Minutewomen open their spring season at the annual event hosted by URI.
A league-record 1,637 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.
Three UMass boats will be racing in the novice-only regatta.
This will be the last race of the fall season for the varsity members of the rowing team.
As a Sophomore in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Took fourth place in the open 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (October 6) with a time of 19:21.34...Finished in fifth at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (October 13) in the open 4X with a time of 18:16.2... Raced in the club 8+ at the Head of the Charles Regatta (October 20) and finished in 16th in a field of 34 boats with a time of 18:36.39... Finished in second place in the junior varsity 8+ at the Head of the Fish (October 27) with a time of 12:39.64.
As a Freshman in 2011-12: Spring 2012: Lead the stroke for the Varsity Four at all eight regattas in the spring season...Took first place at the Murphy Cup (March 24) with a time of 8:50.75...Finished in First at the Yankee Cup (March 31) with a time of 8:00.20...Defeated both Holy Cross and UConn in the same weekend (April 6-7) with times of 7:38.30 and 7:33.2, respectively...Came in second place in the Grand Final at the Knecht Cup (April 15) with a time of 7:39.23...Took first at the Atlantic 10 Championship Regatta with a time of 8:10.89...Finished in second in the Grand Final at Eastern Sprints with a time of 7:32.547.
Before UMass: 2011 graduate of Andover High School ... Rowed for the Greater Lawrence Rowing Club under Coaches Ellen Minzner and Tim Desrosiers ... Was the Novice MVP her Sophomore year of high school and was the Varsity MVP as well as Varsity Captain in her senior season ... Played basketball, softball and swam for her high school teams ... Won the Excellence award in English, 20th Century History, Physical Education, Democracy, and Media Literacy, and the overall excellence award in English during her time at Andover High School.
Personal:Arielle Patricia Gillette ... Born March 11 to James and Patricia Gillette ... Has two siblings, Pauline and Gabrielle ... Plans to major in English and minor in Education.