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Sarah Cowburn
Sarah  Cowburn

Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Worcestershire, England

High School:
King's School

Height:
5-9

08/06/2013

Virginia Has 286 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Honor Roll

Conference has record 2,909 student-athletes recognized

08/06/2013

Virginia Has 293 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Honor Roll

Conference has record 2,916 student-athletes recognized

08/06/2013

Virginia Has 293 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Honor Roll

Conference has record 2,916 student-athletes recognized

07/15/2013

Former Cavaliers Earn Four Medals at World Rowing Cup Regatta

Roper earns gold in women's four

07/11/2013

Six Former Cavaliers to Compete at World Rowing Cup Regatta This Weekend

Four countries to be represented

2012-13
• Capital One First-Team Academic All-American
• Capital One First-Team Academic All-District honoree
• CRCA First-Team All-American
• CRCA First-Team All-South Region
• ACC Rowing Scholar-Athlete of the Year
• Part of Varsity Eight that finished fourth at NCAAs
• Member of ACC Champion V8
• Part of V8 that was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Named to the All-ACC squad
• Part of V8 that finshed third at San Diego Crew Classic
• Member of V8 that placed third at Head of the Charles and was top collegiate boat
• Named to All-ACC Academic Team

2011-12
• Member of the NCAA and ACC Champion First Varsity Eight
• Named to the CRCA All-America First Team and All-South Region Second Team
• Recognized on the All-ACC Team and was part of the 1V8 that earned ACC Crew of the Year
• Part of the 1V8 that finished second at the San Diego Crew Classic
• Member of the First Varsity Eight that won the Championship Eights at the Head of the Charles


BEFORE VIRGINIA

• Rowed for Durham University, in the United Kingdom
• Awarded Honorary Lifetime Membership to Durham University in Recognition of Outstanding Contribution to sport
• Winner of the Princess Grace Challenge Cup in the 4x at the 2009 Henley Royal Regatta
• Eight-time gold medal winner at the British University Championship from 2008-2011

PERSONAL
• Parents are John and Winifred Cowburn
• Mother, Winifred, was the British Universities and Irish Schools track champion in 400m
• Has a a sister, Rachel, and a brother, Robert

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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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