As a Senior in 2010-11: Spring 2011: Raced in the 2nd Varsity 8 at the Yankee Cup (March 26) and finished second with a time of 8:23.13. Fall 2010: Raced in the Varsity 8+ that finished sixth at the Head of the Fish (Nov. 1) with a time of 13:39.02.
As a Junior in 2009-10: Spring 2010: Part of the First Varsity Eight that had two second place finishes against Buffalo (6:29.80) and Cornell (6:26.40) (May 1) ... Raced in the Second Varsity Eight that placed second at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a time of 6:49.91 (Apr. 17) ... Part of the Varsity Eight at the Knecht Cup (Apr. 10-11), finishing second in the Petite Final at 6:49.23 ... Was the seventh seat for the First Varsity Eight that finished second at Holy Cross (Apr. 3) with a time of 7:29.51 ... Raced in the seventh seat for the First Varsity Eight that finished second at the Yankee Cup (Mar. 27) with a time of 8:04.60. Fall 2009: Raced in a Fours boat that came in third with a time of 15:01.790 and in the Varsity Eight boat that placed third with a time of 12:41.32 at the Head of the Fish Regatta ... Competed in the Openweight Eight that finished 25th with a time of 18:16.967 at the Head of the Charles ... Raced in a Fours boat that finished seventh with a time of 18:45.486 and in one of three Eights boats at the Head of the Housatonic.
As a Freshman in 2007-08: A member of the second varsity eight boat that reached the Grand Final at the Dad Vail Regatta, defeating Buffalo, George Mason, St. Joseph's, and Tulsa...Raced with the Varsity Eight to a third place finish (7:12.3) in the Atlantic 10 Championships...Rowed with the Varsity Eight boat to a sixth place finish in the Knecht Cup (6:56.6)...Placed third with varsity eight in the Yankee Cup (7:51.0).
Before UMass: Rowed starboard for two years ... Won third place of Massachusetts public schools her senior year.
Personal: Kelsey Schachter ... Born July 4, 1989 ... Majoring in Nutrition.