Erin Briggs
Erin Briggs

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Orono, Minn.

High School:
Orono

Height:
5-11



11/16/2014

Virginia Closes Fall with Two Wins at Rivanna Romp

Cavaliers place three in top four in the Varsity Eights race

10/26/2014

Virginia Places Second at Princeton Chase

Cavaliers host Rivanna Romp on Nov. 16

10/19/2014

Virginia Finishes as Top Collegiate Crew at Head of the Charles

Cavalier Varsity Eight claims top collegiate spot for fourth consecutive year

06/01/2014

Cavaliers Finish Fifth at NCAA Championships

Second Varsity Eight and Varsity Four both finish third

05/31/2014

Virginia Advances Two Boats to Grand Finals at the NCAA Championships

Second Varsity Eight wins semifinal

2013-14
• Member of the Second Varsity Eight that placed third at NCAAs
• Rowed with ACC Champion 2V8
• Was in 2V8 all season long
• Part of 2V8 that placed 10th at the Head of the Charles

Background
• 2012 and 2013 NWIRA junior women's single champion
• 16th in Jr. Women's double at Head of the Charles
• 2013 NWIRA junior and open women's double champion
• Also competed in track and field, volleyball and nordic skiing at Orono High School
• 2013 Wright County All-Conference Champion in the discus and shot put
• 2012 All-Twin Cities Ski Conferenceselection

Personal
• Daughter of Cynthia and Brigham Briggs
• Has one older sister, Kelly, and five younger sisters, Emily, Claire, Mary, Audrey and Ailene
• Father, Brigham, played football for Air Force from 1985-86
• Uncle, Paul Briggs, played basketball for Brigham Young from 1989-1991