Women's Rowing

 

  Pippa Edwards
Pippa Edwards

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wayland, Mass.

High School:
Wayland

Height:
5-6

Birthdate:
07/14/1995

Team:
Varsity


10/13/2014

Successful Weekend Highlighted By Housatonic, Seven Sisters Events

Minutewomen take home 16 medals combined from challenging set of races

10/09/2014

Two Events Set for UMass Rowing This Weekend

Minutewomen to compete in Head of the Housatonic, Seven Sisters Sculling Race

06/01/2014

Minutewomen Cap Impressive Spring Season At NCAA Championships

UMass ends the year ranked No. 21 nationally after final races

05/31/2014

Rowing Sends All Three Boats To NCAA Championships D Finals

Varsity 8+, Second Varsity 8+ and Varsity 4+ boats will compete Sunday

05/30/2014

Massachusetts Completes First Day At NCAA Championship

Minutewomen send all three competing boats to the C/D Semifinals on Saturday morning

CAREER HONORS
2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll
UMass Athlete of the Week (April 14, 2014)

2013-14 - Freshman
Spring 2014: Rowed in the fifth seat of the Varsity 8+ boat throughout the spring season ... Finished first at the Yankee Cup (3/29) as a member of the V8 with a time of 7:14.08 ... In the Varsity 8+ race, took first in a head-to-head meeting against Colgate (4/6) in 7:29.00 ... In a five team meet on the Connecticut River on April 6, won first in the V8 with a time of 6:02.24 ... In the Varsity 8+ race, took gold in the Grand Final at the Knecht Cup (4/12-4/13) in a time of 6:02.24... Also, won gold in the pair at the Knecht Cup with a time of 8:19.47 ... Defeated UConn (4/18) in the V8 and finished first in 7:08.46 ... In the Varsity 8+ boat, notched a first place finish against MIT, Bates and Radcliffe (4/19) in a time of 7:27.8 ... Helped the Minutewomen win the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4) by earning a first place finish in the Varsity 8+ Final in a time of 7:26.00 ... Rowed for the Varsity 8+ boat at the 2014 NCAA Championships hosted in Indianapolis, Ind., from May 31-June 1.

Fall 2013: At the Head of the Housatonic (10/12), finished second in the Open 4+ in 18:23 and tallied a sixth place finish in the Collegiate 4+ with a time of 17:54.5 ... Took first in the 4x in 17:37.1 at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (10/12) ... At the Head of the Charles (10/19-10/20), rowed in the Championship 4+ ... Secured first in the Novice 8+ at the Head of the Fish (10/26) in 14:07.64 and helped the Novice 4+ win gold in 15:42.82 ... Earned sixth place in 8:29.08 in the Collegiate 2-C Final at the Collegiate Small Boat Challenge (11/3).

Before UMass: Participated in the 2012 Head of the Charles and finished sixth in the Youth 8+ ... Rowed for Cambridge Boat Club Juniors during the summer of 2013.

Personal: Born Philippa Edwards on July 14, 1995 in Wayland, Mass. ... Plans to major in biology.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, Oct 25
    vs Head of the Fish All Day
    Saturday, Nov 1
    vs Green Monster All Day
    Sunday, Nov 2
    vs Collegiate Small Boat Challenge All Day
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