This will be the last race of the fall season for the varsity members of the rowing team.
Head Coach Jim Dietz will be competing with members of the UMass rowing team at the regatta.
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.
As a Sophomore in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Took fourth place in the 2X with a time of 19:52.04 at the Head of the Housatonic (Oct. 6)...Finished in fourth in the 2X with a time of 17:40.2 and third in the 1X with a time of 20:29.4 at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (Oct. 13)...Raced in the championship 8+ at the Head of the Charles Regatta (Oct. 21)...Finished in eighth place in the collegiate 8+ with a time of 12:21.02 and in seventh in the open 2X with a time of 15:09.05 at the Head of the Fish (Oct. 27).
As a Freshman in 2011-12: Spring 2012: Sat in the four seat in the Varsity Eight for all races...Took fifth place at the Murphy Cup (March 24) with a time of 7:59.15...Finished in third place at the Yankee Cup (March 31) with a time of 7:21.22...Defeated UConn (April 6) with a time of 6:47.5...Finished in fifth place in the Third Final of the Knecht Cup (April 15) with a time of 6:50.03...Finished in sixth place in the Petite Final of Eastern Sprints (May 13) with a time of 6:54.360.
Before UMass: Was a 2011 graduate of Charles W. Baker High School in Baldwinsville, N.Y. where she rowed for Coach Christopher Ludden...Rowed a 7:35 for her 2K in her senior season...Won the Most Improved Award in 2010 and the MVP Award in 2011, when she also served as team captain...Was part of the Indoor Track and Field where she competed in the high jump...Won the BHS Academic Excellence Award as well as the NYSSRA Scholar Athlete Award.
Personal: Marika Rebecca Jane Kopp...Born January 28, 1993 to David and Sharon Kopp...Majoring in Environmental Design.