Elizabeth McDermott
Elizabeth McDermott
Height: 5-10
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cazenovia, NY
High School: Phillips Exeter

2010-11: Stroked the second varsity to a silver medal at the Eastern Sprints... Sat in the varsity eight that placed second in the petite final at the NCAA Championship.

2009-10: Won a silver medal with the varsity four at the Eastern Sprints… Sat in the varsity four that placed third in the petite final at the NCAA Championship… CRCA Scholar Athlete.

2008-09: Sat in the No. 3 seat in the varsity four that finished third in the grand final at the NCAA Championships... Was in the No. 7 seat in the novice eight that captured a gold medal at Eastern Sprints, Yale's first since 1987.

Before Yale: Started rowing in the spring of her freshman year at Exeter... In 2006 and 2007, rowed in the Exeter first varsity that won the NEIRA Championship... Also ran indoor track... Prior to Exeter, was the Division III national champion in fencing and fifth overall nationally.

Personal: Her twin sister Catherine also rows at Yale.