UMass repeats as champions with wins in the Varsity 8+, Junior Varsity 8+ and Varsity 4+
All UMass rowing entries advance to respective semifinal rounds on strong performances
Massachusetts enters as the two-time defending women's champion at the prestigious race
UMass, Rhode Island each pick up 51 team points, Rams' Varsity 8+ win nets Rhody team title
UMass looks to make it three consecutive titles with Sunday races
UMass rowing at the NCAA Championships. Sacramento State Aquatics Center; Gold River, Calif. May 30, 2015.
Spring 2016: Coxed the Second Varsity 8+ in the season home opener against Atlantic 10 conference rival Rhode Island (3/26) ... Led the Varsity 8+ to a first place victory with a time of 6:43.57 in a dual regatta at Connecticut (4/2) ... Coxed the Varsity 8+ at the inaugural Doc Hosea Regatta in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. (4/3) ... Coxed the Varsity 8+ to a first place finish in a home dual-regatta against Connecticut with a time of 6:54.05 (4/2) ... Took home fifth in the Varsity 8+ at the Knecht Cup after a 6:55.21 finish in the Grand Final. The crew opened the weekend with a win in Heat 4 at 7:18.91, followed by a second-place finish in Semifinal 3 at 6:54.83, good to advance to the Grand Final (4/10) ... Finished fourth in Varsity 8+ with a time of 6:40.3 at the Four-School Regatta on the Charles River against Boston University, Dartmouth and Northeastern (4/17).
Fall 2015: Coxed the Club 8+ and took ninth of 38 competitors at the Head of the Charles with a time of 176:44.6, good for an automatic reentry into the Club 8+ in 2016 Head of the Charles (10/17).
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2014-15
Fall 2014: Finished eighth in the Collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/11) in a time of 17:16 ... Took home a silver medal as a member of the Club 8+ at the Head of the Charles Regatta (10/18) in 16:47.50 ... At the Head of the Fish (10/25), placed first in the JV 8+ and second in the 4+ with times of 12:55.66 and 13:42.99, respectively.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2013-14
Fall 2013: Took third place in the Novice 8+ with a time of 17:30.8 at the Head of the Housatonic (10/12) ... At the Head of the Fish (10/26), secured first in the Novice 8+ in 14:07.64 and was part of the Novice 4+ boat that won silver in 17:06.1.
BEFORE UMASS: Rowed under Coach Val Manzo and was MVP and captain as a senior ... During her final year, she participated in the Head of the Charles and the NYS Scholastic Rowing Championships ... Finished fourth in the Head of the Fish.
PERSONAL: Born Haley Tomiko Eovine in Syracuse, N.Y. ... Daughter of Richard and Michelle ... Father, Richard, played rugby at Keene State College ... Sister of Hannah.