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Jo Gurman
Jo  Gurman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Weston, Conn.

High School:
Weston

Height:
5-9


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

07/15/2015

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

Conference has record 4,143 student-athletes recognized

06/29/2015

Six Cavaliers Named to All-ACC Academic Rowing Team

Ratcliff named for a second time

06/03/2015

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

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

05/31/2015

Virginia Varsity Four Wins NCAA Title, Cavaliers Place Fifth Overall

Cavaliers claim ninth NCAA boat championship in program history

2016-17
• Stroke of the Varsity Four that placed 10th at the NCAA Championships
• Part of the ACC champion Second Varsity Four
• CRCA National Scholar-Athlete
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2015-16
• Part of the ACC Champion Varsity Four
• Helped the Varsity Four to a third-place finish at the NCAA Championships 
• Named a CRCA National Scholar-Athlete
• Member of the All-ACC Academic Rowing Team
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014-15

• Bow seat of the Second Varsity Eight that placed 12th overall at the NCAA Championships
• Bow seat of the ACC Champion 2V8
• Was in the bow seat of the Varsity Eight at the Windermere Cup
• Bow seat of the Varsity Four that placed fourth overall (second-best collegiate crew) at the Head of the Charles
• CRCA National Scholar-Athlete
• All-ACC Academic Team member
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2013-14
• Bow seat of the Second Varsity Eight that finished third at NCAAs
• Bow seat of the ACC Champion 2V8
• Rowed with the 2V8 all spring
• Bow seat of the Varsity Eight that finished as the top collegiate boat and fourth overall at the Head of the Charles
• Bow seat of the V8 that won the Princeton Chase and Rivanna Romp
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

Background
• Part of the U.S. women's double sculls that won the C final to place 13th overall at the 2013 World Junior Championships
• Silver medalist in 2x and fourth in 8+ at 2013 USRowing Youth Nationals
• Bronze medalist in 2x at 2012 USRowing Youth Nationals
• Silver medalist in 2x at 2012 Head of the Charles
• Made `A' final in lightweight 8+ and `B' final in 2x at 2011 USRowing Youth Nationals

Personal
• Daughter of Ellen and Stephen Gurman
• Rowed for Saugatuck Rowing Club under Chase Graham

Schedules

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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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