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Fiona Schliesinger
Fiona  Schliesinger


New Malden, Surrey, UK

High School:
Lady Eleanor Holles


• Member of the Varisty Eight that won the NCAA Championship
• Part of the V8 that won the ACC title and was named ACC Crew of the Year
• Rowed with Varisty Eight that won Championship Eights at the Head of the Charles
• Member of the V8 that finished second at the San Diego Crew Classic
• Part of the V8 that won the Eastern Sprints

• Rowed with the Varsity Eight for the entire spring season, including the Cavaliers' first-place finish in the petite final at the NCAA Championships
• In that race, UVa (6:33.24) edged Yale (6:33.83)
• Member of the Varsity Eight that won its grand final and heat at the Oak Ridge Invitational and was subsequently named ACC Crew of the Week on May 17
• Won the ACC Championship with the Varsity Eight in a time of 6:23.9
• Regular-season victories for the Varsity Eight included UCLA, Michigan State, Ohio State and Michigan


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