AT UCONN: Is in her third season with the team ... .competed in the second and third varsity eights in the fall of 2009. 2008-2009: Competed in the junior varsity eight; finished the season in three seat of the varsity eight. 2007-08: Competed in the novice eight and the novice four. 2006-07: Was a member of UConn's varsity softball team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Amity Regional High School ... played softball and volleyball in high school ... earned All-Conference honors ... softball team was two-time state champions and also state runner-up one year ... team was also two-time league champions .. in volleyball, served as team captain in senior year and was part of a state championship team ... Honor Roll student and member of Art Honor Society.
PERSONAL: Sylvia H. Czupi ... sociology and psychology double major ... born on March 7, 1988.
PLANS AFTER GRADUATION: "After graduation, I plan to continue my education through graduate school."
CZUPI ON ROWING AT UCONN: "Rowing was a unique experience that helped me to develop a great work ethic and lasting friendships."