Bryna Oleshansky
Bryna Oleshansky


Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:



2013-2014 (Senior)... Earned Pocock All-American first team honors ... Named to CRCA All-Central Region first team ... Earned All-Big Ten first team honors ... In the seven seat, helped Michigan earn fifth place finish (6:50.134) in the 1V8 and first appearance in 1V8 Grand Final since 2012 at NCAA Rowing Championships on 6/1. Michigan qualified for Grand Final after an exciting finish in the A/B Semifinal on 5/31, closing with the fastest 500m split in the heat to finish third (6:30.312)... In the seven seat, helped Michigan earn a second place finish in the 1V8 at the Big Ten Championships, as the Wolverines finished in 6:34.22 ... Earned All-Big Ten First Team recognition ... Rowed in winning 1V8 boat that swept No. 17 Louisville and Michigan State on 5/3...Rowed in winning 1V8 boat that swept No. 4 UVA and No. 9 Notre Dame on 4/19 ... Rowed in winning 1V8 boat on 4/12, with victories over Minnesota and No. 15 Wisconsin.

2012-2013 (Junior) ... Academic All-Big Ten Conference ... Qualified for the women's fours at the U23 World Championships in Linz, Austria ... All-Big Ten second team ... Rowed in the 1V8 at the Big Ten and NCAA championships ... Member of 1V8 boat that earned Big Ten Boat of the Week (April 2) ... One of six student-athletes on the team's Leadership Council ... Rowed in the 1V8 the entire season.

2011-2012 (Sophomore) ... First varsity eight ... Won Big Ten championship and earned runner-up finish at NCAA championships ... Three-time Big Ten Boat of the Week (April 4, April 10, April 17).

2010-2011 (Freshman) ... Named Michigan's Freshman of the Year ... U-M Academic Achievement Award ... Rowed in the first varsity boat all season ... Finished third at Big Ten championships and 12th at NCAAs.

Prep ...
Bearden (2010) ... Played women's JV basketball as a freshman ... Vice President of the National Honor Society ... Member of Key Club, Mu Alpha Theta and the Math Honor Society.

Club/Junior ... Oakridge Rowing Association and Atomic Rowing Rowing Club ... Four -time Erg Queen with Oak Ridge Rowing Association and Atomic Rowing Association.

National/International ... Four-time USRowing Junior National Team Development Camp selection ... Placed first place at the Women's Junior eight at Club Nationals and took third place at the women's experienced eight at Club nationals ... Went to US Nationals in the varsity eight as a sophomore ... On the High Performance team that traveled to Berlin, Germany ... 11th place at US Rowing Nationals in the four as a senior.

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Undeclared major ... Birthday: March 12, 1992 ... Parents are David and Deborah Oleshansky.