Hope McGowan
Hope McGowan
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Truckee, Calif.
High School: Bishop Manogue
Major: Biology

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2015-16: Rowed 3rd seat for Varsity Eight at UC Davis Invitational … rowed 5th seat for Varsity Eight at San Diego Crew Classic … rowed 5th seat for Varsity Eight at Covered Bridge Regatta … rowed stroke seat for Varsity Pair at Covered Bridge Regatta … rowed 5th seat for Varsity Eight at Redwood Shores … rowed 7th seat for Varsity Eight at WIRA Championships … rowed 5th seat for Varsity Eight at WCC Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Played soccer, lacrosse, skiied, and ran cross country ...  second in state women's skiing in 2012, 2014, and 2015 ... third in state women's skiing in 2013 ... four in state skiing women's combined ... fifth in state women's slalom skiing ... sixth in state women's giant slolum skiing ... in 2015 lacrosse team finished fourth in league playoffs ... in 2014 team finished third in league playoffs ... MVP 2014 and 2015 ... No. 1 lacross goalie in Northern Nevada in 2014 and 2015 ... in 2012 was named Most Improved on cross country team ... was on student council ... JDRF team captain ... Nevada Diabetes Associaion volunteer and counselor ... volunteer at Renown Regional Hospital ... member of the baking club ... National Honors Society ... received General Excellence Award at graduation.

PERSONAL: In her free time enoys hiking, skiing, mountain biking, baking, cooking, and reading.