Women's Lightweight Crew

 
Priya Veeraraghaven
Priya Veeraraghaven
Height: 5-5
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Austin, Texas
High School: Liberal Arts and Science Academy
Major: Biological Engineering

2013-14: Started the season in the one seat of the Lightweight 8 entry at the Head of the Charles (10/20) … rowed in the two seat of the B4 boat at the Foot of the Charles (11/16) … started the spring season in the V8 boat in the one seat at the Beanpot (3/29) … moved to the stroke position for the remainder of the season … also rowed in the four seat of the V4A crew at the Knecht Cup (4/12) … helped the team to a win against Bucknell for the Dennis Kamrad Trophy at the Dad Vail Regatta (5/10) … also part of a crew that took first-place in the petite final at the IRA Championships (6/1), defeating crews from Georgetown and Tulsa.

Off the Water at MIT: Majoring in biological engineering.

High School: A 2013 graduate of the Liberal Arts and Science Academy … five letters in rowing … US Rowing Scholastic Honor Roll (2012) … also lettered in cross country … Second-Place in District 26-4A Varsity Cross Country 2012 … National Honor Society … Vice President NHS … Vice President Student Senate … Associate Concert Master LBJ Orchestra … Valedictorian … National Merit Finalist/Scholarship … Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship.

Club: Also rowed with the Texas Rowing Center Juniors … 11th nationally Women's Youth 4x (2013) … 11th nationally Women's Ltwt Youth 4+ (2012) … Texas State Champions Women's Youth Ltwt 4+ (2013).