Women's Rowing

 

  Taryn Wilson
Taryn Wilson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Southbridge, Mass.

High School:
Shenendehowa

Last College:
Marietta

Height:
5-8

Birthdate:
08/04/1992

Team:
Varsity


04/13/2014

Rowing Earns Three First Place Finishes At Knecht Cup

The Varsity 8+, Varsity 4+ and Varsity Pair boats win gold.

04/12/2014

Rowing Dominates Day One At Knecht Cup

Massachusetts advances all 11 boats to competition on Sunday.

04/11/2014

Rowing To Compete In The Annual Knecht Cup This Weekend

The Minutewomen will travel to New Jersey to race in the two-day regatta.

04/06/2014

Rowing Sweeps Colgate In Three Races

The Minutewomen defeated the Raiders in all races on the Connecticut River.

04/05/2014

Race Moved To Sunday As A Result Of Weather

Minutewomen will race against Colgate in the morning before a five team meet that afternoon.

CAREER HONORS
2013 Atlantic 10 All-Conference First Team
UMass Athlete of the Week (10/29/13)

2013-14 - Senior:
Fall 2013: Competed in five events at the Head of the Oklahoma (10/5-10/6), including two first place finishes in the Open Lightweight 2x and Open 4x in 16:58.98 and 15:28.16, respectively ... Also, earned second as the first UMass entry in the Open 2x 500m Grand Final with a time of 1:51.99 ... Rounded out competition at the Head of the Oklahoma (10/5-10/6) with a pair of fourth place finishes in the Open Lightweight 1x and Collegiate 1x ... Part of one of three UMass entries in the Collegiate 4+ at the Head of the Housatonic (10/12), which finished fifth with a time of 17:54 and helped the Collegiate 8+ boat to a ninth place finish in 16:18.6 ... Took gold in the 2x with a time of 20:30.2 at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race (10/12) and won silver in the 1x in 20:03.1 ... Recorded the best finish out of all UMass entries at the Head of the Charles (10/19-10/20) after earning the silver in the Lightweight 4+ in 19:59.851 ... At the Head of the Fish (10/26), helped the Collegiate 8+ boat to a first place finish in 13:08.37 and captured silver in the Lightweight 8+ with a time of 13:47.52 ... In the Collegiate 2x B Final at the Collegiate Small Boat Challenge (11/3), earned gold with a time of 7:58.70.

2012-13 - Junior:
Spring 2013: Helped the Varsity 8+ to a second-place finish in a time of 7:23.85 at the Yankee Cup (3/30) ... Sat in the eighth seat for the Varsity 8+ boat during the Minutewomen's win at Holy Cross (4/6), earning a time of 6:49 for first place.

Fall 2012: Placed sixth in the collegiate 4+ with a time of 18:19.99 at the Head of the Housatonic (10/6) ... Finished second in the open 2X with a time of 17:43.6 at the Seven Sisters Sculling Race ... Took seventh in the lightweight 4+ at the Head of the Charles (10/21) with a time of 20:10.28 ... Took first in the open pair (14:21.34), first in the lightweight 8+ (13.36.92) and second in the open double (14:07.31) at the Head of the Fish (10/27).

Before UMass: Rowed for Marietta College where she won a gold medal in the Varsity Eight at the Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championship ... Took home a gold in the Junior Varsity Eight at the Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championships ... Won gold in the Varsity Eight at the Dad Vail Regatta and took gold in the Junior Varsity Eight at the Knecht Cup ... Competed in the NCAA Division Three Championships in 2011 and 2012.

Personal: Taryn Brier Wilson...Born August 4, 1992 to Mark Wilson and Jane Murphy ... Has three siblings, Lucas, Kiefer, and Candace ... Plans on double majoring in Communications and Journalism and minoring in Music.

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    Event Calendar

    Friday, Apr 18
    vs Connecticut All Day
    Saturday, Apr 19
    at MIT/Bates All Day
    Sunday, May 4
    vs Atlantic 10 Championship Regatta All Day
    Friday, May 9
    vs Heats All Day
    Saturday, May 10
    vs Finals All Day
    Friday, May 30
    vs Heats All Day
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