Women's Championship Eight Earns Silver Medal.
Varsity 8+ Claims Irving-Christensen Cup
Season-Opener on March 17 in Orlando
AT UCONN: Is in her first year as a member of the team.
FALL 2016: Was a member of the novice team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Glastonbury High School … earned four varsity letters as a member of the rowing team and was two-time team captain … placed third in First Varsity Eight at CPSRA and NSRA, and seventh at NEIRA in 2016 … Hartwell Award for sportsmanship and leadership recipient … GHS Crew Spirit Award recipient … placed seventh in age group in the 2015 Hartford Half Marathon … high honor roll student … CT Science Fair finalist in 2015 … Lou
PERSONAL: Sara Tavakoli … Physiology and Neurobiology major … Born on September 26, 1998 … Daughter of Shawn and Mina Tavakoli … Has one sister, Sheela.