Mara Gauger
Mara Gauger


Winsted, CT

High School:
Northwest Catholic


Rowing Has Successful Day Vs. Bucknell, Delaware And West Virginia

Huskies win six of ten races on the day.


Rowing Tops UMass In Varsity Eight, Novice Eight

Huskies and UMass raced in mid-week action.


Over 200 UConn Student-Athletes Honored By BIG EAST

Honoress showed success in both academics and athletics


UMass Wins Four Of Five Races Vs. Rowing

Team returns to action next weekend at Knecht Cup


Rowing Wraps Up Fall At Head Of The Fish

UConn varsity eight was third of 14 crews

AT UCONN: Was in her fourth season as a member of the team.

2012-13: Competed in the third varsity eight and varsity four; finished the season as two seat of the varsity four. In the fall, competed in five seat of the third varsity eight at the Head of the Fish.

2011-12: Competed in two seat of the varsity four. In the fall, competed as three seat of the second varsity four.

2010-11: Competed in the second varsity four and third varsity eight.

2009-10: Was a member of the second novice eight and novice four; finished the season as two seat of the novice four.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Northwest Catholic High School in West Hartford, Conn. ... was a member of the basketball team ... National Honor Society member ... yearbook editor-in-chief ... graduated with highest honors ... received the President's Award.

PERSONAL: Mara E. Gauger ... resource economics major with a minor in business entrepreneurship ... born on February 25, 1991.

PLANS AFTER GRADUATION: "In July, I plan to move to New York City and start my job with Citigroup in their Operations Management Program. I hope to eventually obtain an international rotation through the company, and work abroad for a few years. Down the road I also plan on getting a graduate degree, most likely an MBA."

GAUGER ON ROWING AT UCONN: "Four years ago, I was a freshman walking around campus when a complete stranger asked me to try out for the UConn women's rowing team. Now looking back on that moment, I realize that it has defined my entire college career. Rowing is not at all what I had thought it would be at first. It's been more. I've pushed myself both mentally and physically harder than I ever have before in my life. I've done things that I've never thought I could do. Thinking back on this now, I'm amazed. And of course, there are the bonds that I have made with my teammates. Bonds that I know will stand the tests of time because of what we have endured together. Thank you UConn rowing for making me a better person than I was four years ago. Thank you for pushing me every day to strive to be the best person I can be on the water, in the classroom, and in life itself."