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Colette Lucas-Conwell
Colette  Lucas-Conwell

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Palo Alto, Calif.

High School:
Palo Alto

Height:
5-4

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

07/26/2015

Cavaliers Shine at World Under-23 Championships

Women's eight, four and pair featuring Cavalier rowers all earn gold

07/13/2015

Six Cavaliers Named to World Under-23 Rowing Championship Rosters

Five Cavaliers to compete for U.S., one for Canada

06/16/2015

Four Cavalier Rowers Earn CRCA All-America Honors

Casto and Youngling named to first team

06/03/2015

Cavaliers Earn CRCA All-Region, National Scholar-Athlete Honors

Four UVa student-athletes named first-team all-region

2015-16
• Coxed the V8 that finished with the third-best collegiate time at the Head of the Charles
• Coxed the V8 that won the Rivanna Romp

2014-15

• CRCA Second-Team All-American
• CRCA All-Region 3 First Team member
• Coxswain of the ACC Champion Varsity Eight that was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Coxed the V8 to a third-place finish at the NCAA Championships
• Coxed the V8 that was the top collegiate crew at the Head of the Charles
• Named the coxswain for the U.S. women's eight at the World Under-23 Championships

2013-14
• Coxed the ACC Champion Third Varsity Eight
• Coxed the Second Varsity Eight to a win over Michigan at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge
• Coxed the Varsity Four to an 11th-place finish at the Head of the Charles

Background
• Comes to UVa as an experienced coxswain
• Fourth in Women's Lightweight Eight at 2013 USRowing Youth Nationals
• Bronze in Womens Lightweight Eight at 2013 Southwest Regionals
• Fourth in W8+ at 2013 Southwest Regionals
• Silver in Men's Junior B8+ at 2011 USRowing Club Nationals
• Gold in Women's 8+, Women's 4+, and Mixed 8+ at 2010 SW Masters Regionals
• Winner of AP Scholar and Distinguished Scholar awards

Personal
• Daughter of Susan and Frederic Lucas-Conwell
• Has three sisters, Melanie, Caroline and Genevieve
• Sister, Melanie, rowed for the University of San Diego from 2008-11
• Sister, Caroline, played lacrosse for McGill University from 2010-13

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
James Pannell
Margin of Error Gone for Cavaliers
Men's Lacrosse
4/29/16
To become eligible for an NCAA men's lacrosse tournament bid, Virginia (7-7) must upset second-ranked Brown (13-1) on Saturday night.
Jason Beck
UVA Spring Football Notebook
Football
4/27/16
With spring practice over, Virginia head coach Bronco Mendenhall and his assistants have turned their focus to recruiting.
Brian O'Connor
Cavaliers Push On With Heavy Hearts
Baseball
4/25/16
No. 21 Virginia, coming off an emotionally draining weekend in Coral Gables, Fla., meets ODU at noon Tuesday in Norfolk at Harbor Park.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

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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