The Minutewomen compete against the Crusaders annually in the spring.
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 UMass rowing team will head to Camden, N.J. for the Atlantic 10 Championships on Saturday.
As a Junior in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Raced in the varsity 8+ at the Head of the Housatonic (Oct. 6)...Competed in the championship 8+ at the Head of the Charles (Oct. 21)...Finished in eighth in the collegiate 8+ with a time of 12:21.02 at the Head of the Fish (Oct. 27) and raced in the collegiate 4+.
As a Sophomore in 2011-12 Spring 2011: Raced in the Varsity Eight for the first five races of the season...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...Switched to the Junior Varsity Eight for the Atlantic 10 Championship Regatta (May 5) which finished in second place with a time of 7:12.57...Finished in fifth place in the grand final at Eastern Sprints (May 13) with a time of 6:54.543.
As a Freshman in 2010-11: Spring 2011: Finished in fifth place in the Novice 8+ at the Dad Vail Regatta with a time of 7:31 ... Raced in the Varsity 8 at the Atlantic 10 Championship and finished in third place ... Finished in second place in the Novice 4+ grand final at the Knecht Cup ... Raced in the Varsity 8 at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished fourth with a time of 8:07.56.
Before UMass: Was a 2010 graduate from Hopedale High School... Was a varsity member in both cross country and track and field for four seasons ... Reached the Massachusetts State Championships three times during her cross country career ... Qualified for MIAA All-States during her freshmen and sophomore years ... Was a member in the National Honors Society.
Personal: Candace June Miller ... Born June 30, 1992 to Ken and Susan Miller ... Has two siblings, Kyla and Adam, who are both enrolled at UMass ... Twin sister Kyla is also a member of the Women's Rowing team ... Intends to major in Business.