The Minutewomen compete against the Crusaders annually in the spring.
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.
The Minutewomen will host the Seven Sisters Sculling Race and the novice Pumpkin Head Regattta.
The UMass rowing team will head to Camden, N.J. for the annual Knecht Cup.
2012-13 - Sophomore:
Spring 2013: Was a member of the second Varsity 4+ boat at the Yankee Cup (3/30), finishing third with a time of 9:14.20 ... Paired with Alexandra Daggy at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4), earning a gold medal with a time of 9:10.61.
As a Freshman in 2011-12:Spring 2012: Competed in the Novice Eight at the Yankee Cup (3/31) and finished in second place with a time of 7:56.27 ... Took second place in the Novice Eight against Holy Cross and Boston College with a time of 7:34.37 ... Finished in fourth place in the Novice Eight at Eastern Sprints with a time of 7:36.224.
Before UMass: A 2011 graduate of Barnstable High School ... Rowed on a club team for Coach Dan Baker ... Came in 33rd out of 210 at the Crash B's ... Boasted the lowest team erg score in the 2K with a 7:33 ... Won the 2009 Most Valuable Rower Award ... Made Honor Roll all four years of high school and won the Academic Achievement Award all four years of high school ... Also competed for her high school soccer team.
Personal: Paige Catherine Ryder ... Born August 29, 1993 to Peter and Deborah Ryder ... Has one brother, David ... Majoring in Secondary Education-Math.