The Minutewomen move their annual race with the Huskies to their spot on the Connecticut.
The Minutewomen will compete in the two day regatta on Saturday and Sunday.
The Minutewomen compete against the Crusaders annually in the spring.
The Minutewomen open their spring season at the annual event hosted by URI.
A league-record 1,637 student-athletes recognized for achieving 3.5 GPA's or higher.
As a Freshman in 2012-13: Fall 2012: In her first collegiate regatta, took second in the novice 8+ with a time of 16:36.90 and second in the open 4+ with a time of 18:19.57 at the Head of the Housatonic (Oct. 6)...Took first in the open 1X with a time of 19:47.5 at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (Oct. 13)...Raced in the championship 4+ at the Head of the Charles Regatta (Oct. 21)...Took first in the novice 4+ with a time of 13:54.02 at the Head of the Fish (Oct. 27) and third in the collegiate 4+ with a time of 14:05.39.
Before UMass: A 2012 graduate of Ventura High School...Was on the water polo team her freshman and sophomore year and was captain sophomore year...Represented the United States at the CanAmMex Regatta in Mexico City, Mexico in the quad...Attended the US Junior Sculling Selection Camp.
Personal: Krysten Nichole Menks ... Born February 6, 1994 to Gary Menks and Peggy Cowey ... Has one sibling Kasie. ... Intends to major in Kinesiology.