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Georgia Ratcliff
Georgia  Ratcliff

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Falls Church, Va.

High School:
James Madison

Height:
5-11


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

07/15/2015

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

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

07/13/2015

Six Cavaliers Named to World Under-23 Rowing Championship Rosters

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

06/29/2015

Six Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Rowing Team

Ratcliff named for a second time

2016-17
• Part of the Varsity Eight that placed 10th at the NCAA Championships
• Member of the Varsity Eight that won an ACC championship
• Named to the All-ACC first team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2015-16
• Claimed gold medal in the women's eight at the U23 World Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands
• Placed fourth in the women's pair at the U23 World Championships

• Named to the CRCA All-America first team 
• Member of the Varsity Eight that finished fifth at the NCAA Championships 
• Part of the ACC Champion Varsity Eight that was named ACC Crew of the Year 
• Stroke seat of the Varsity Eight that won the Princeton Chase
Stroke seat of the Varsity Eight that finished with the third-best collegiate time at the Head of the Charles
• Member of the Varsity Eight that won the Rivanna Romp
• CRCA All-Region 3 first-team honoree
• Member of the All-ACC Academic Rowing Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014-15

• CRCA All-Region 3 Second Team member
• Member of the Varsity Eight that finished third at the NCAA Championships
• Part of the ACC Champion V8 that was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Rowed with the V8 all season long
• Member of the V8 that was the top collegiate crew at the Head of the Charles
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll
• Selected to represent the U.S. in the women's pair and women's eight at the World Under-23 Championships

2013-14
• ACC Freshman of the Year
• Part of the ACC Champion Varsity Eight that was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Member of the V8 that placed eighth at ACCs
• Rowed with the V8 every race this season
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Two-time member of the U.S. Junior National Team
• Earned silver with the U.S. 4- at the 2012 World Junior Championships
• Took home bronze with the U.S. 8+ at 2011 world junior regatta
• Champion in the 2- at the 2013 USRowing Youth Nationals
• Earned gold for the U.S. in the 8+ at the 2010 CanAmMex regatta
• Won the Virginia State Championship from 2011-13
• Earned Washington Post All-Met honors 2011-13
• Named a Scholar-Athlete from 2010-13

Personal
• Daughter of Sara and Blake Ratcliff
• Has two older siblings, Virginia and Kurtis, and a younger sister, Carolina
• Sister, Virginia, rowed for George Mason
• Brother, Kurtis, swam at Penn State
• Sister, Carolina, is a two-time member of the U.S. Junior National Team along with Georgia
• Rowed for Paul Albright at James Madison HS

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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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