Minutewomen will travel to Connecticut and Boston on Friday and Saturday, respectively.
The Minutewomen will travel to New Jersey to race in the two-day regatta.
Minutewomen will race against Colgate in the morning before a five team meet that afternoon.
UMass set to host a set of races on the Connecticut River
UMass will compete against Boston College and Rhode Island this Saturday
Spring 2014: Raced in the Third Varsity 8+ boat throughout the spring season ... Took third place at the Yankee Cup (3/29) in the 3V8 event, finishing only four seconds behind first place Rhode Island ... Raced in the Third Varsity 8+ boat in the V8 race against Colgate (4/6) ... Rowed in a five team meet on the Connecticut River (4/6) in the 3V8 boat ... At the Knecht Cup (4/12-4/13), advanced to the Finals in Third Varsity 8+ ... In the Third Varsity 8+ boat, competed against UConn (4/18) in a head-to-head meet and rowed against MIT, Bates and Radcliffe (4/19) in a time of 8:19.2.
Fall 2013: At the Head of the Housatonic (10/12), raced in the Collegiate 8+ and was a member of the third UMass Open 2x boat, which finished ninth with a time of 22:05.9 ... Placed second in the JV 8+ in 14:12.6 at the Head of the Fish (10/26) and participated in the Collegiate 4+.
2012-13 - Freshman:
Fall 2012: Raced in the Novice 8+ at the Head of the Fish (10/27) ... Finished seventh in the Novice 8+ at the Green Monster (11/3) with a time of 18:28 ... Also competed in the Novice 8+ at the Foot of the Charles (11/10).
Before UMass: A 2012 graduate of Guilford High School ... A member of the volleyball and fencing teams at Natick ... Named senior captain of both teams her senior year... Attended All-State Tournament for fencing in 2011 and 2012 ... Also named Team State Champion in 2012 for fencing.
Personal: MaKenzi Lavon Gennette ... Born February 17, 1994 to Mark and Lavon Gennette ... Has one brother, Wade ... Intends to major in communications.