A celebration of the season -- and a celebration of the seniors.
UConn varsity eights led the way with a second place finish.
UConn's varsity eight earned a spot in the third final.
The Huskies will return to action on March 18 with a scrimmage against Miami
The Huskies had one of their strongest showings at the Head of the Riverfront by winning the college 8+, college novice 8+, and college 4+ events.
AT UCONN: Is in her third year as a member of the team.
2013-14: Competed as a member of the second varsity eight and varsity fours; finished the season as bow seat of the first varsity four at the American Athletic Conference Championship. Also competed as seven seat of the second varsity eight `A' that placed first at the Head of the Riverfront, the Club Eight at the Head of the Charles, and the Club Eight `A' at the Head of the Schuylkill.
2012-13: Competed as a member of the second varsity eight, first varsity four, novice eight, and third varsity eight; finished the season as stroke of the third varsity eight. In the fall, competed as five seat of the third varsity eight that placed third at the Head of the Riverfront, seven seat in the Club Eight at the Head of the Charles, and three seat of the second varsity eight that placed third at the Head of the Fish.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Lyme-Old Lyme High School ... earned three varsity letters as a member of the rowing team ... was second in the 2011 Connecticut Public Schools Regatta ... was team captain in senior year ... earned a varsity letter as a member of the soccer team ... CAPT scholar ... honor roll student.
PERSONAL: Emily Marie Powers ... English major ... born on January 30, 1994.