Sophia Porach

Asheville, N.C.
High School:
TC Roberson HS

2015-16:• Named a CRCA National Scholar-Athlete• Rowed in three different boats throughout the 12 races during the season• Helped the Second Varsity 8+ to a third place finish in the first and second heats of the Cardinal Invite• Rowed with the First Varsity 4+ and finished second all three races• Finished the last six races rowing with the Second Varsity 4+ and helped them to a win in their heat against Tennessee, Iowa and Central Florida• Finished fourth at the ACC Championships with the Second Varsity 4+

2014-15:• Saw time in both the First and Second Varsity 4+ boats• Helped the Second Varsity 4+ crew to a first place finish in the Occoquan Sprints and a second place finish in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Pre-Clemson Highlights:• Rowed for five and a half years for Asheville Youth Rowing Association• Swam for high school team for four years• Captain of rowing and swim teams senior year• Lettered all four years in swimming

Personal:• Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll 2014-15• Father played lacrosse and mother played soccer at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute• Born 3/8/96• Majoring in bioengineering