The spring season will begin with a scrimmage against Coast Guard in mid-March.
Three UMass boats will be racing in the novice-only regatta.
This will be the last race of the fall season for the varsity members of the rowing team.
As a Freshman in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Raced in the Novice 8+ at the Pumpkin Head Regatta (Oct.14) and finished in third place with a time of 14:13 ... Placed third in the Lightweight 4 at the Head of the Fish (Oct. 27) with a time of 17:01 and also competed in the Novice 8+ ... Competed in the Novice 8+ at the Green Monster (Nov. 3) ... Raced in the Novice 8+ at the Foot of the Charles (Nov. 10).
Before UMass: A 2012 graduate of the Boston Latin School... A member of the indoor track team.
Personal: Leslie Ann Barden... Born May 3, 1994 to Michael and Jacki Barden... Has three siblings Emily, Karen and Jack... Intends to major in Marketing.