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Brandy Herald
Brandy  Herald


Portland, Ore.

High School:
Lake Oswego



Virginia Has 305 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized


Seven Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Rowing Team

Group includes two All-Americans and three CRCA National Scholar-Athletes


Two Cavaliers Earn CRCA All-America Honors

Herald named to first team, Duell recognized on second team


Cavaliers Finish Fifth at NCAA Championships

Second Varsity Eight and Varsity Four both finish third


Virginia Advances Two Boats to Grand Finals at the NCAA Championships

Second Varsity Eight wins semifinal

• CRCA All-America First Team
• CRCA All-South Region First Team
• All-ACC First Team
• Member of ACC Champion Varsity Eight that was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Part of the V8 that finished eighth at NCAAs
• Rowed in the V8 all year
• Member of the V8 that was the top collegiate boat and finished fourth overall at the Head of the Charles

• Part of the ACC Champion Second Varsity Eight
• Member of the 2V8 that placed fourth at the San Diego Crew Classic
• Rowed with the Varsity Eight that finished third at the Head of the Charles and was the top collegiate boat
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

• Part of the Second Varsity Eight that finished fifth at the NCAA Championships
• Member of the First Varsity Eight that won the Head of the Charles
• Part of the 1V8 that placed second at the San Diego Charles
• Rowed with Second Varsity Eight that won Eastern Sprints


• Member of the Second Varsity Eight both times it was named the ACC Crew of the Week (April 18 and March 29)
• Rowed with the Second Varsity Eight for the Cavaliers' fifth-place finish in the event at the 2011 NCAA Championships
• Member of the Third Varsity Eight that won its grand final at the Oak Ridge Invitational
• Member of the ACC Champion Second Varsity Eight that defeated Clemson, 6:35.9 to 6:40.8
• Second Varsity Eight posted regular-season wins over USC, UCLA, Ohio State, Michigan, Stanford and California

Before Virginia
• Rowed for Lake Oswego Community Rowing and Rose City Rowing Club for coaches James Rawson and Nick Haley
• Won a gold medal with the junior women's eight at both the FISA Junior World Championships in Linz-Ottensheim, Austra (2008) and France (2009)
• A member of the youth eight that finished fifth at the 2009 Head of the Charles
• Also played basketball in high school

• Daughter of James Herald


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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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