Tara Foley
Tara Foley

Class:
Graduated

Hometown:
Los Gatos, Calif.

High School:
Archbishop Mitty

Height:
5-11

Position:
Port


2013-2014 (Senior)... As the No. 2 in the bow pair, 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) ... As the No. 2 in the bow pair, helped Michigan earn a second place finish in the 1V8 at the Big Ten Championships, as the Wolverines finished in 6:34.22 ... Rowed in winning 1V8 boat that swept No. 17 Louisville and Michigan State on 5/3...Member of the 1V8 boat that swept No. 4 UVA and No. 9 Notre Dame on 4/19 ... Rowed in the 1V8 boat on 4/12, earning victories over No. 15 Wisconsin and Minnesota.

2012-2013 (Junior)...Rowed in the 2V8 at the NCAA Championships ... Member of the 2V4 boat that claimed the Big Ten title at the conference championship ... Raced in the 3V4 at Princeton ... Missed the first four races of the season.

2011-2012 (Sophomore) ... Split time between the first varsity four and second varsity four during the season.

2010-2011 (Freshman) ... Memeber of the Novice team ... Helped capture gold medal at Big Ten championships.

Prep ...Archbishop Mitty (2010) ... Played softball as a freshman and was named Most Inspirational ... As a sophomore played on the women's golf team.

Club/Junior ... Rowed at Los Gatos Rowing Club ... Spent two years in the varsity boat at Los Gatos ... At Southwest Regional (2009) placed second in the varsity eight and third in the varsity four ... Took fifth place in the grand final at Nationals ... Earned a third place finish n the varsity eight and a fifth place finish in the varsity four at the Southwest Regional (2010) ... Fourth place finish in the grand finals at Nationals.

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Undeclared major ... Birthday: January 17, 1992 ... Parents are Ric and Patti Foley ... Father played varsity baseball and football at Santa Clara ... Brother played baseball at Cal Poly Pomona.