Women's Rowing

 

  Tanya Smith
Tanya  Smith

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Rochester, Minn.

High School:
Mayo

Height:
5-3

Birthdate:
02/15/1994

Team:
Varsity


04/18/2015

Two Silver Medals Highlight UMass Rowing Performance Saturday

Minutewomen's V4, 3V8 place second against BU, Northeastern, Brown

04/17/2015

Rowing Heads To Boston For Four-School Meet

Minutewomen set to face BU, Northeastern, and Brown

04/15/2015

UMass Hosts Connecticut Thursday In First Home Meet Of Season

Minutewomen look to build on recent success

04/12/2015

Minutewomen Sweep 2- In Knecht Cup Finals

UMass records six medals in day-two of events

10/26/2014

UMass Picks Up Nine First Place Medals At Head Of The Fish

Minutewomen collect 13 total medals Saturday

CAREER HONORS
2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll
2013 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll
2014 Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Spring Honor Roll

2014-15 -Junior:
Fall 2014:Placed 24th in the Collegiate Women's 8+ with a time of 16:20 and was a member of the boat that earned fifth in the Women's 4+ (19:14) at the Head of the Housatonic (10/11) ... At the Head of the Fish Regatta (10/25), was a member of the Women's Collegiate Lightweight 4+ boat that placed second with a time 13:02.70 and helped the Women's Lightweight 8+ pick up a gold medal, finishing with a time of 12:41.94.

2013-14 - Sophomore:
Spring 2014: Took third place in the Third Varsity 8+ event at the Yankee Cup (3/29), finishing only four seconds behind first place Rhode Island ... Part of the Second Novice 4+ boat against Colgate (4/6) and finished second in a time of 10:05.00 ... Rowed in the Third Varsity 8+ race in a five team meet on the Connecticut River (4/6) ... At the Knecht Cup (4/12-4/13), advanced to the Finals as a member of the 3V8 boat.

Fall 2013: Part of one of three UMass entries in the Collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/12), which finished tenth with a time of 18:23.2 ... At the Head of the Charles (10/19-10/20), raced in the Club 8+ and finished eighth in 17:32.798 ... Captured 11th in the JV 8+ in 15:32.67 at the Head of the Fish (10/26).

2012-13 - Freshman:
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 ... Served as the coxswain for UMass' second varsity 4+ at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/4), which tallied first in 8:41.16.

Fall 2012: Placed second in her first collegiate race as the coxswain of the novice 8+ with a time of 16:36.90 at the Head of the Housatonic (10/6) and took sixth in the open 4+ with a time of 20:52.53 ... Coxed the championship 4+ at the Head of the Charles (10/21) ... Took first as the coxswain of the novice 4+ with a time of 13:54.02 at the Head of the Fish (10/27).

Before UMass: Attended Mayo High School ... Received a varsity letter in slalom skiing during first three years in high school ... Also participated in band sophomore, junior and senior years ... Earned a letter as a member of the rowing program in junior year of high school.

Personal: Tanya Michelle Smith ... Born February 15, 1994 to Vernon and Cathie Smith ... Has one brother, Zachary ... Participates in the Air Force ROTC ... Intends on majoring in psychology.

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    Event Calendar

    Saturday, May 2
    vs Atlantic 10 Championships All Day
    Friday, May 8
    vs Dad Vail Regatta Day One All Day
    Saturday, May 9
    vs Dad Vail Regatta Day Two All Day
    Friday, May 29
    vs NCAA Championship Heats All Day
    Saturday, May 30
    vs NCAA Championship Heats All Day
    Sunday, May 31
    vs NCAA Championship Finals All Day
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