|High School:||Thomas Jefferson|
2013-14: Sat in the varsity eight that posted a 9-2 overall record... Rowed in Yale's entry in the elite eight at the Henley Women's Regatta and the Remenham Challenge Cup at the Royal Henley Regatta.
2012-13: Earned second team All-Ivy recognition sitting in the varsity eight that placed second at the Ivy League Championship... Sat in the varsity eight at the NCAA Championship.
Before Yale: Rowed in the Thomas Jefferson Varsity 8+ for four years... Team captain as a senior... In 2011 her varsity 8+ placed 3rd at the Virginia State Championship... Invited to the 2011 US Rowing Junior Selection Camp... Rowed and raced in Germany with the US High Performance Team.
Porter Says: “Colleen is very ready for the next step. I expect she will do very well at Yale. She is a hard worker with great determination.”
Why Yale? “I chose Yale primarily because it offers one of the best combinations of excellent academics and fast rowing. I loved the feel of New Haven, and the students are incredibly diverse in their interests and activities.”
Quote: "If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results." - Jack Dixon.