Kristina Giangrande
Kristina Giangrande
Height: 5-3
Year: So.
Hometown: Andover, Mass.
High School: Presentation of Mary Academy

2010-2011: The coxswain of the novice eight at the 40th Schuylkill Regatta (Oct. 30) as the team tied for first out of 39 teams for the points trophy…coxswain for the novice eight in eight spring regattas…part of the novice eight which won dual-races with New Hampshire (April 2) and Simmons (April 3), finished first in a race against Boston College and Connecticut (April 17), placed fifth at the New England Championship (April 30) and finished fourth at the ECAC National Invitational (May 8).

Before Holy Cross: Member of the Essex Rowing Club for Travis Gardner and Mike Irwin…member of the novice eight boat that won the NEMA Championship…also a four-year member and senior captain of the varsity soccer team at Presentation of Mary Academy…member of the student council and National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Davis Giangrande and Karen Gallagher Giangrande…has two brothers (Peter and Jason) and one sister (Liza)...a Psychology major.