ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. - Four members of the St. Mary's College of Maryland women's rowing team were named National Scholar-Athletes by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA). Katie Gill, Elena League, Mira League, and Katie Ortel represented the Seahawks on the Division III squad.
"I'm proud of the effort these student-athletes put into their academic performance," stated head men's and women's rowing coach, Anna Lindgren-Streicher. "Their ability to be high achievers in the classroom while also contributing to the top level of our team is truly impressive!"
To be eligible for CRCA National Scholar-Athlete recognition, a rower must be in her second, third of fourth year of eligibility, have rowed in her institution's NCAA or IRA eligible boat(s) for a minimum of 75 percent of the current spring races or racing in a regional conference event and have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA for her career.
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