UConn's varsity eight and second varsity eight both finished in third place.
AT UCONN: Is in her second year as a member of the team.
2013-14: Competed as a member of the novice eight; finished the season as three seat of the third varsity eight at the American Athletic Conference Championship.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Newington High School ... earned three varsity letters as a member of the volleyball team ... was all-academic in sophomore year ... team co-captain in senior year ... honor roll student.
PERSONAL: Erica Lyndsey Taylor Smith ... biology major ... born on April 5, 1993.