Women's Rowing


  Arielle Gillette
Arielle Gillette


Andover, Mass.

High School:
Andover High





League Best 139 UMass Student-Athletes Named To A-10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll

UMass had the most student-athletes in the league attain a 3.5 GPA or higher for spring semester


UMass Heads To Holy Cross For First Head-To-Head Race Of The Season

The Minutewomen compete against the Crusaders annually in the spring.


UMass Rowing Kicks Off Spring Season At Yankee Cup

The Minutewomen open their spring season at the annual event hosted by URI.


139 UMass Student-Athletes Named To Atlantic 10 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll

A league-record 1,637 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.


Novice Rowers Head To The Green Monster

Three UMass boats will be racing in the novice-only regatta.

2012 Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll
2012 Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll
2013 Atlantic 10 Conference Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll

2012-13 - Sophomore:
Fall 2012: Took fourth place in the open 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/6) with a time of 19:21.34 ... Finished in fifth at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (10/13) in the open 4X with a time of 18:16.2 ... Raced in the club 8+ at the Head of the Charles Regatta (10/20) 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 (10/27) with a time of 12:39.64.

Spring 2013: Was a member of the second Varsity 4+ boat at the Yankee Cup (3/30), finishing third with a time of 9:14.20 ... Also sat in the fourth seat during the Yankee Cup with the third Varsity 8+, which finished third in 8:37.48 ... Served as the third seat for UMass' second varsity 4+ at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4), which tallied first in 8:41.16.

2011-12 - Freshman:
Spring 2012: Lead the stroke for the Varsity Four at all eight regattas in the spring season ... Took first place at the Murphy Cup (3/24) with a time of 8:50.75 ... Finished in First at the Yankee Cup (3/31) with a time of 8:00.20 ... Defeated both Holy Cross and UConn in the same weekend (4/6-4/7) with times of 7:38.30 and 7:33.2, respectively ... Came in second place in the Grand Final at the Knecht Cup (4/15) 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 ... 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, 1993 to James and Patricia Gillette ... Has two siblings, Pauline and Gabrielle ... Plans to major in English and minor in Education.


    Event Calendar

    Friday, Apr 18
    vs Connecticut All Day
    Saturday, Apr 19
    at MIT/Bates All Day
    Sunday, May 4
    vs Atlantic 10 Championship Regatta All Day
    Friday, May 9
    vs Heats All Day
    Saturday, May 10
    vs Finals All Day
    Friday, May 30
    vs Heats All Day
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