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O'Tighearnaigh Named Honorable Mention All-American

July 17, 2018

Treasa O’Tighearnaigh, a 2018 University of Notre Dame graduate and Atlantic Coast Conference Rowing Scholar-Athlete of the Year, was named to the Pocock Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Honorable Mention All-America team on Monday, July 16, 2018.

O’Tighearnaigh was a stand out on Notre Dame’s Varsity Eight, which was ranked nationally in 2018, earned ACC Crew of the Week honors on April 24, 2018, and finished fifth in the highly-competitive ACC Championship regatta.

The Notre Dame rowing program boasts 16 All-America honors since the 2002 season, earned by seven different rowers. The honorable mention accolade for O’Tighearnaigh adds to her impressive list of accomplishments at Notre Dame, which include a biological science and economics degree earned in May of 2018 with a 3.94 grade-point average.

O’Tighearnaigh Award History –

  • 2018 Pocock CRCA Honorable Mention All-American
  • 2018 ACC Rowing Scholar-Athlete of the Year
  • 2018 CRCA All-Region First Team
  • 2018 CRCA Scholar Athlete
  • 2018 All-ACC First Team
  • 2018 All-ACC Academic Team
  • ACC Crew of the Week (April 24, 2018)
  • 2017 CRCA All-Region Second Team
  • 2017 All-ACC Second Team
  • 2017 All-ACC Academic Team