UND Roster

2007-08 Women's Rowing Roster

Mary Quinn

Height 6'2''
Class Senior
Hometown Plymouth Meeting, PA
High School Mt. St. Joseph Academy

AS A SENIOR: Four-year member of varsity eight crew … rowed with the varsity eight at the Pac-10 Challenge that defeated UCLA with a time of 7:25.1 … helped the varsity eight squad beat Michigan State in one of two races … sat in varsity eight boat that took home first place at the Indiana Invite (6:25.0) … rowed with the varsity eight at the Charles River Challenge winning two of three races … won varsity eight boat competition at the BIG EAST Championships, recording a time of 6:43.60, for the third consecutive year in leading Irish to fifth consecutive team title … member of the varsity eight boat at the Central/South Region Championships, recording a time of 6:47.70 to finish first in the Petite Finals … started the spring season winning one of three races with the varsity eight gold boat … rowed for the second place team at Head of the Rock with a time of 15:42.05 … was a member of the eighth-place team at the Cal-Sag Regatta and also went on to win the varsity eight final B heat (6:58.534) beating Iowa (7:01.695) Wisconsin (7:01.701) and Indiana (7:02.819) … four-year monogram winner … named to the BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team for the second time.

AS A JUNIOR: Rowed with the Irish[apos]s top varsity eight boat for the second straight year, helping Notre Dame to a BIG EAST title and an appearance at the NCAA Championships … reached the Petite Final for the second consecutive year with her varsity eight crew … helped varsity eight boat to a third-place finish in Grand Final at the Central/South Region Championship (6:34.68) … won varsity eight boat competition at the BIG EAST Championships, posting a 6:31.85 time to help the Irish to the team championship … picked up varsity eight crew win over Virginia, Princeton, and George Washington … picked up a sweep of three varsity eight crew races at the Windemere Classic, scoring wins over California (7:04.46), Stanford (7:17.03), and UCLA (6:46.50) … recorded a time of 6:54.40 against Clemson, Michigan State, and Michigan, good for second place behind the Tigers … defeated Alabama and Cincinnati with the varsity eight boat, the crew[apos]s first win of the season (6:38.31) … competed with the varsity eight crew against Tennessee and Minnesota … rowed with varsity eight boat for a fourth place finish out of 24 boats at the Head of the Rock … named to the BIG EAST Academic All Star Team.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Rowed in Notre Dame[apos]s top varsity eight boat that enjoyed the most successful season in school history … boat finished a program-best fifth in final CRCA/US Rowing ranking … copped first win of the spring season at Lubbers Cup with a winning time of 6:25.44 … member of varsity eight crew that finished a program-best fourth in the Jessop-Whittier Cup race at San Diego Crew Classic in 6:58.66 … won two of three races at Indiana Classic … garnered gold medal by winning Grand Final at BIG EAST Championship as Notre Dame won it third consecutive crown … led Notre Dame to gold medal at Central/South Region Championships for first-ever win at that race as Irish finished with a time of 6:39.62 … member of the piece one crew that rowed their way to an eighth place finish in the season opener … sat in the three seat and finished in a time of 9:44.00 capturing seventh place in the piece two race … had an 11th-place finish in the piece three competition with a time of 10:33.00 at the regatta … impressive third-place finish (15:57.58) at the Head of the Rock in the open eight race…captured a fourth-place finish in the open eight at the Notre Dame Invitational … finished second out of 19 entries in a time of 14:29.23 at the Head of the Elk in the open eight-a race.

AS A FRESHMAN: Earned her first monogram with the Irish…member of the varsity eight crew for 2004-2005 … capped the season with a third place showing in the Petite Finals of the Central/South Region Sprints, only 3.50 seconds behind the winner, Minnesota … second place at the BIG EAST Championships … finished third against Harvard and Yale … defeated Cincinnati … second place versus Louisville and Indiana … topped Indiana and Purdue in a time of 6:56.8 … finished second in the Jessop-Whittier Cup Petite Final of the San Diego Crew Classic … placed third versus Tennessee and Michigan State. Captured third out of 39 boats in her first fall race with the Irish at the Head of the Rock with a time of 16:01.24 in the open eight … earned another third-place finish (16:56.3) with the open four-a crew at the Head of the Elk races … also at the Head of the Elk, rowed to a fifth-place finish in the open eight-a in a time of 15:30.5 … sat in the six seat in both of the varsity eight races.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Earned three letters at Mount St. Joseph Academy (two in rowing and one in basketball) … helped team to an undefeated season as a sophomore and to a national ranking as a junior … named team MVP as both a sophomore and junior … invited to the Junior National Team selection camp in 2003 … placed second at the 2004 Women[apos]s Junior Quad event at the Club Nationals in Indianapolis, Ind. … a member of the National Honor Society and CSC … Athletic Association president in high school … oldest daughter of Patrick Quinn and Linda Govern … born Oct. 24, 1985 in Lansdale, Pa. … graduated from the Mendoza College of Business with a degree in marketing.