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Chelsea Adams
Chelsea  Adams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chesapeake, Va.

High School:
Great Bridge

Height:
5-8

03/12/2016

UVA Wins 11 Races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite

Cavaliers open 2016 season by winning 11 of 12 races on first day in Tennessee

02/10/2016

Four Virginia Student-Athletes Earn ACC Postgraduate Honors

Adams, Chaney, Doniak and Durmer honored with Weaver-James-Corrigan Award

07/15/2015

Virginia Has 314 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

05/31/2015

Virginia Varsity Four Wins NCAA Title, Cavaliers Place Fifth Overall

Cavaliers claim ninth NCAA boat championship in program history

05/30/2015

Virginia Advances Two Boats to Grand Finals at NCAA Championships

Varsity Eight and Varsity Four will compete for national titles Sunday

2015-16
• Part of the ACC Champion Second Varsity Eight 
• Member of the 2V8 that finished fourth at the NCAA Championships 
• Member of the Varsity Eight that won the Rivanna Romp

2014-15

• Member of the Second Varsity Eight that placed 12th overall at NCAAs
• Part of ACC Champion 2V8
• Rowed with the Varsity Eight at the Windermere Cup
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013-14
• Member of the Second Varsity Eight that defeated Michigan at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge
• Rowed with the 2V8 that took down Oregon State at the Pac-12 Challenge
• Part of the 2V8 that finished 10th at the Head of the Charles
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2012-13
• Part of the Second Varsity Eight that won the petite final at NCAAs to finish seventh overall
• Member of the ACC Champion 2V8
• Part of 2V8 that finished 15th at Head of the Charles
• Rowed with 2V8 entire spring
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

BACKGROUND
• Won gold in the varsity double at the 2011 Virginia State Championships
• Participated in the 2010 and 2011 U.S. Junior National Team Sweep Development and Selection Camps
• Given the Great Bridge Crew Strength Award for 2011
• Earned Chesapeake School Board Award of Athletic Recognition from 2008-11
• Was crew team's historian in 2010-11 and secretary in 2011-12
• Also swam at Great Bridge and was captain her senior year
• Member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honorary Society
• Was the Spanish Club's President her junior and senior years

PERSONAL
• Daughter of Lisa and Fred Adams
• Has three brothers, Andrew, Colin and Dylan

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