The Minutewomen open their spring season at the annual event hosted by URI.
This will be the last race of the fall season for the varsity members of the rowing team.
Head coach Jim Dietz also raced in the prestigious regatta.
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.
As a Junior in 2012-13: Fall 2012: Raced in the collegiate 8+ and the collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (Oct. 6)...Finished 16th in the club 8+ at the Head of the Charles (Oct. 20) with a time of 18:36.39...Took second in the junior varsity 8+ with a time of 12:39.64 at the Head of the Fish (Oct. 27).
As a Sophomore in 2011-12: Spring 2012: Competed in all eight races of the spring season in the Junior Varsity Eight...Took second place at the Yankee Cup (March 31) with a time of 7:25.58...Defeated UConn (April 6) with a time of 6:56.1...Won the Petite Final at the Knecht Cup (April 15) with a time of 6:53.84...Took second against MIT and Buffalo (April 21) with a time of 7:29.2...Finished in second place at the Atlantic 10 Championship Regatta (May 5) with a time of 7:12.57...Finished in fifth place in the Grand Final of Eastern Sprints 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 Novice 8+ at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished second with a time of 9:17.78.
Before UMass: A 2010 graduate of Hopedale High School, where she ran cross country and track ... Was the League All Star for her freshmen, sophomore and junior years ... Was named a Central Massachusetts district All-Star and Most Valuable Player in cross country ... Captain for track and cross country during senior year ... Was a two-year varsity member of the basketball team ... A member of the National Honor Society
Personal: Kyla Miller ... Born June 30, 1992 to Ken and Susan Miller ... Has two siblings, Candace and Adam, who are both enrolled at UMass ... Twin sister Candace is also a member of the Women's Rowing team ... Plans to major in Kinesiology.