UC Davis Women's Rowing
Aug. 17, 2009
DAVIS, Calif. - Seven outstanding student-athletes have signed National Letters of Intent to join the UC Davis women's rowing team and will join the Aggies this fall, it was announced by head coach Carissa Adams.
"Carly is a great motivator and will be a good asset for our program. The coaching staff believes she will be very adaptable and be a great fit for our program." - Carissa Adams.
(For quote, see Jessica Kepes)
"We are thrilled that Jamie and Jessica have decided to sign with UC Davis. Their experience at Newport Aquatic Center has been valuable and we will look for many contributions from these young women. " - Carissa Adams.
"Rachel seems to be an eternal optimist who loves competition. I am looking forward to working with her and watching her blossom into a great collegiate athlete. " - Carissa Adams.
HALEIGH KING (Los Alamitos High School/Los Alamitos, Calif.)
Member of Long Beach Junior Crew... On novice boat that placed third at Southwest Regional Championships in 2008.... Four-year member of Principal's Honor Roll... AP Scholar (2008), National Honor Society... Is also a certifiied scuba diver.
"Haleigh has demonstrated perseverance on and off of the water. We feel she is definitely the right type of rower for UC Davs in that she possesses an excellent academic record." - Carissa Adams.
"We are very happy to have Jen come on board. She is a very confident athlete with a competitive spirit." - Carissa Adams.
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