Tessa Yurko
Tessa  Yurko

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Buffalo, N.Y.

High School:
Nardin Academy

Height:
5-10

Position:
Starboard

Birthdate:
02/13/1995


2014-15 ... Made spring debut on 1V8 crew that finished third (7:28.90) at Princeton on Lake Carnegie (Mar. 28) ... Helped 1V8 earn wins over Clemson (6:20.9) and No. 4 Virginia (6:22.36) at UVA in ACC/Big Ten Challenge ... On 1V8 crew that was narrowly edged by Indiana, finshing in 6:31.93 before clocking in at 6:29.5 for a win over Iowa in the afternoon in a Big Ten Double Dual at Belleville Lake on Apr. 11.

2013-14 (Freshman) ... Rowed in the 1N8 boat that won a gold medal (7:04.57) at Big Ten Championships on 5/18 ... Rowed with winning 1N8 crew against No. 17 Louisville and Michigan State.

Prep ... Graduated from Nardin Academy (2013) ... Participated in 2010 Junior National Team CanAmMex Selection Camp ... Has raced at Head of the Charles, Midwest Regional Championships and Canadian Henley for West Side and Nardin Academy ... Competed at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta (2008-2013) ... Competed at the US Rowing Youth National Championships (2009) ... US Rowing Scholastic Nationals (2010-2013) ... Competed at the CanAmMex Regatta (2010).

Personal ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology ... Undeclared major ... Born on February 13, 1995.


 



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