Height: 5'7"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Yarmouth, Maine
High School: The Maine Girls' Academy



  • Competed in eight races in the second varsity eight boat

  • Competed in one race in the varsity four boat

  • Named a Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) Scholar Athlete

  • Named to the Patriot League honor roll


  • Named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
  • Competed in seven races in the junior varsity eight boat
  • Competed three races in the Novice Eight boat

Before Holy Cross:

  • Four-year member of the Varsity Soccer and Softball teams at The Maine Girls’ Academy
  • Played three seasons of Varsity Basketball
  • Captained all three teams her senior year
  • MGA Athlete of the Year
  • Ranked first in her graduating class
  • Sophomore Class Secretary, Junior Class President, and Senior Class President
  • Member of the National Honor Society


  • Daughter of Brenda Downey (played Women’s Ice Hockey and Field Hockey at B.S. University of Maine, Class of 1983)
  • Has two sisters named Carly and Caton
  • Majoring in English
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