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 Alexandra Root
Alexandra Root
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
New Canaan, Conn.

High School:
Convent of the Sacred Heart

05/12/2013

Rowing Finishes Fifth at ACC Championship

Ellen Burr earns spot on All-ACC Team for second straight year

05/10/2013

Rowing Prepares for ACC Championship

The Eagles finished fourth at last year's event

05/05/2013

Rowing Finishes Seventh at EAWRC Sprints

The Eagles' Third Varsity Eight earned a second-place finish

05/03/2013

Rowing Ready for EAWRC Sprints

The Eagles will race seven crews at the annual event

04/28/2013

Rowing Finishes Third at Annual Beanpot

The Eagles take part in Row for Boston initiative with all other crews

AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13)
Raced with the N8B at the Foot of the Charles (11/10) ... competed with the 3V8B at the Jesuit Invitational (3/16) ... won with the 4V8 at URI (3/30) ... rowed with the N8 vs. MIT (4/6), at the Knecht Cup (4/13-14), at Holy Cross (4/21), vs. BU, URI, and MIT (4/27), at the Beanpot (4/28), at the EAWRC Sprints (5/5), and at the ACC Championship (5/12).

BEFORE BC
Elected captain for the spring of 2011 ... earned seven varsity letter awards ... competed for her school at Head of the Charles from 2009 to 2011 ... finished in second place at the NEIRA petite finals in 2010 ... competed in grand finals of Club Nationals in 2011 with the Southeast Juniors development camp's "B" boat ... served as head of the Africa Taskforce Club and was a member of the National Charity League.

PERSONAL
Born on November 14, 1993 ... Alexandra is the daughter of Susan and Steve Root; has two younger brothers, Michael and Tommy ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences.

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