This will be the last race of the fall season for the varsity members of the rowing team.
The Minutewomen will host the Seven Sisters Sculling Race and the novice Pumpkin Head Regattta.
UMass took three of six possible first place finishes and had two second place finishes.
The Minutewomen had a first place and second place finish at the championship regatta.
The UMass rowing team will head to Camden, N.J. for the annual Knecht Cup.
As a Junior in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Raced in the open 8+ and the collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (October 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 (October 27).
As a Sophomore in 2011-12: Spring 2012: Competed in the Varsity Eight at the Murphy Cup (March 24) and finished in fifth with a time of 7:59.15...Raced in the Junior Varsity Eight at the Yankee Cup (March 31) and took second place with a time of 2:25.58...Defeated UConn (April 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 (May 13) which finished sixth in the Petite Final with a time of 6:54.360.
As a Freshman in 2010-11: 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 ... Intends to major in Art.