Intercollegiate Rowing Association Announces 2019 All-Academic Honorees

Intercollegiate Rowing Association Announces 2019 All-Academic Honorees

Boston, Mass. (July 5) – The Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) Board of Stewards has announced the All-Academic Team for the 2018-19 academic year. A total of 281 student-athletes from 28 institutions were honored, with MIT producing 12 qualifiers, including an IRA-best 10 women's lightweight representatives.

To be eligible for recognition, a student-athlete must have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.35 or higher on a 4.0 scale, completed one full year at their institution (freshmen and first-year transfers are not eligible), be an institutional letter winner, and competed at the 2019 IRA National Championship Regatta.

The following is a list of MIT's IRA All-Academic recipients:

Men's Heavyweight
Alex Meredith
Ben Koenig

Women's Lightweight
Sophie Anderson
Brigid Bane
Sophie Blackburn
Megan Diehl
Sophie Herscovici
Haley Higginbotham
Eileen Hu
Jennifer Nwenyi
Frances Parker-Hale
Chloe Thacker

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