Women's Rowing

 

  Sam Kolovson
Sam Kolovson

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wayland, Mass.

High School:
Wayland

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:
05/13/1994

Team:
Varsity


10/29/2014

Two Events This Weekend To Close Out Fall Season

Minutewomen travel to New Hampshire and New Jersey

10/26/2014

UMass Picks Up Nine First Place Medals At Head Of The Fish

Minutewomen collect 13 total medals Saturday

10/23/2014

Minutewomen Set For Head Of The Fish Regatta

Rowing travels to Saratoga Springs, N.Y. this weekend

10/15/2014

UMass Rowing To Compete in Head of the Charles This Weekend

Minutewomen Will Compete in Four events

10/13/2014

Successful Weekend Highlighted By Housatonic, Seven Sisters Events

Minutewomen take home 16 medals combined from challenging set of races

CAREER HONORS
2014 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
UMass Athlete of the Week (April 14, 2014)

2014-15 - Junior
Fall 2014: At the Head of Oklahoma Regatta (10/4), placed sixth in the Open 1x (18:29), fourth in Open 2x (16:50), sixth in the 1x 500m (2:11) and fourth in the 2x 500m (2:00) ... Helped the Women's Open 4x take home gold with a time of 15:22.77 at day two of the Head of the Oklahoma Regatta (10/5) while also earning a seventh place finish in the Collegiate 1x with a time of 19:07.22 at the same event ... Finished 24th in the 8+ with a time of 16:20 and helped the 4+ to an eighth place finish with a time of 17:16 at the Head of the Housatonic (10/11) ... At the Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta (10/12), placed eighth in the 1x with a time of 21:11.8 and helped the 4x/4x+ boat to a gold medal, finishing with a time of 17:51.0. ... Earned a pair of first place finishes at the Head of the Fish (10/25) in the Collegiate 8+ and Collegiate 4x with times of 12:11.79 and 12:57.34 while helping the 4+ boat to a silver medal with a time of 13:42.99.

2013-14 - Sophomore
Spring 2014: Rowed in the three seat of the Varsity 8+ boat throughout the season ... Finished first at the Yankee Cup (3/29) in the V8 event with a time of 7:14.08 ... Rowed in the Varsity 8+ boat against Colgate (4/6) and secured first in 7:29.00 ... In the V8 event, took first in a five team meet on the Connecticut River (4/6) in a time of 6:02.24 ... At the Knecht Cup (4/12-4/13), won gold in 6:47.65 in the Varsity 8+ Grand Final ... Tallied a first place finish in the V8 boat in 7:08.46 against UConn (4/18) ... Against MIT, Bates and Radcliffe (4/19) in the V8 race, notched a first place finish in a time of 7:27.8 ... Helped the Minutewomen win the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4) by earning a first place finish in the Varsity 8+ Final in a time of 7:26.00 ... Rowed for the Varsity 8+ boat at the 2014 NCAA Championships hosted in Indianapolis, Ind., from May 31-June 1.

Fall 2013: Part of one of three UMass entries in the Collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/12), which finished 10th with a time of 18:23.2 and raced in the Collegiate 8+ ... Took third at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (10/12) in the double in 22:49.6 ... At the Head of the Charles (10/19-10/20), rowed in the Club 8+ and finished eighth with a time of 17:32.798 ... At the Head of the Fish (10/26), placed seventh in the Collegiate 4+ in 15:21.28 and raced in the JV 8+ ... Finished fourth in the Collegiate 1x C Final with a time of 9:05.44 at the Collegiate Small Boat Challenge (11/3).

2012-13 - Freshman
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.

Fall 2012: Did not compete.

Before UMass: A 2012 graduate of Wayland High School ... State champions all four years of high school ... As a senior captain, received the Silver Wrench Award, 8 Season Award and the Buzz Bowers Award For Sportsmanship.

Personal: Samantha Rose Kolovson ... Born May 13, 1994 to Cliff Kolovson and Ilene Knopping ... Intends to major in computer science.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Mar 21
    vs Coast Guard All Day
    Saturday, Mar 28
    vs Rhode Island All Day
    Saturday, Apr 4
    vs Boston College & MIT All Day
    Saturday, Apr 11
    vs Knecht Cup Heats All Day
    Sunday, Apr 12
    vs Knecht Cup Finals All Day
    Thursday, Apr 16
    vs Connecticut All Day
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