• Rowed for the Marin Rowing Association under head coach Sandy Armstrong from 2015-16
• Rowed for the varsity team in 2016 and novice team in 2015
• Named Novice Rower of the Year in 2015
• Placed first in the women's four at the 2015 Southwest Regional Championships, Long Beach Regatta, Capital Crew Regatta, Battle of the Bay and Shamrock Invitational
• Four-year volleyball letterwinner in high school
• Earned Max Preps All-American and All-State honors in volleyball
• Participated in beach volleyball for Golden Gate Sand from 2012-14
• Member of The Branson School varsity swim team from 2013-14
• Daughter of Jochen and Laurie Wentzel
• Born in San Anselmo, Calif.
• Has three sisters, Kristin, Meghan and Amy
• Enjoys hiking, tide pooling and yoga
• Served as Interact Club Leader (community service organization at The Branson School)
• Taught "Pups" swim lessons at a local pool
• Father played field hockey at California from 1983-86
• Sister, Kristin, rowed at Stanford from 2010-14
• Sister, Meghan, played volleyball at Bucknell from 2012-16
Green Adjusting to New SurroundingsWrestling10/20/17A transfer from Boise State, which dropped its wrestling program last spring, Fred Green is a candidate to start at 157 pounds for Virginia.Butts' Bond With Benkert GrowingFootball10/18/17A redshirt junior from the Philadelphia area, UVA tight end Evan Butts has become one of quarterback Kurt Benkert's most reliable targets.Salt Evolving Into Pivotal PresenceMen's Basketball10/17/17A redshirt junior from New Zealand, 6-11 center Jack Salt has grown into a team leader for UVA, which has made four straight NCAA tournament appearances.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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