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2018-19 Women's Rowing Roster

Molly Pierce


Height 5'7''
Class Junior
Hometown Wayland, MA
High School Wayland
Bio
2015-16 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 1V4 1 of 4 7:53.35 Louisville, Minnesota, West Virginia
2015-16 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 1V4 1 of 3 7:49.89 Michigan, Kansas
2015-16 Longhorn Invitational 2V4 2 of 2 8:28.65 San Diego
2015-16 Longhorn Invitational 2V4 2 of 2 7:50.28 Texas
2015-16 Lake Natoma Invitational 2V4 2 of 3 7:28.80 Brown, Gonzaga
2015-16 Lake Natoma Invitational 2V4 3 of 3 7:28.17 Brown, California
2015-16 Dale England Cup 3V8 1 of 4 6:42.3 Indiana, Duke, Navy
2015-16 Dale England Cup 3V8 1 of 4 7:12.0 Indiana, Duke, Navy
2015-16 ACC Championship 3V8 Prelims 4 of 8 7:09.976
2015-16 ACC Championship 3V8 Grand Final 4 of 8 6:43.143
2016-17 Head of the Charles 1V4 10 of 19 20:22.636
2016-17 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 2V8 3 of 4 6:51.924 Virginia, Michigan State, West Virginia
2016-17 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 2V8 2 of 4 6:51.337 Michigan, Tennessee, Kansas
2016-17 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 2V8 2 of 4 6:37.794 Louisville, Tulsa, West Virginia
2016-17 Longhorn Invitational 2V4 2 of 3 7:18.275 Texas, UCF
2016-17 Longhorn Invitational 2V4 3 of 4 7:23.312 Duke, Texas, Iowa
2016-17 Lake Natoma Invitational 1V4 2 of 3 7:18.83 California, Boston University
2016-17 Lake Natoma Invitational 1V4 2 of 3 7:21.30 Sanford, Sacramento State
2016-17 Lake Natoma Invitational 1V4 2 of 3 7:28.48 Gonzaga, UCF
2016-17 ACC/Big Ten Duel 1V4 4 of 4 7:34.7 Ohio State, Michigan, Duke
2016-17 Dale England Cup 2V4 2 of 4 8:06.73 Duke, Indiana, San Diego
2016-17 ACC Championship 2V4 Prelims 3 of 5 7:44.642 Duke, Clemson, North Carolina, Miami
2016-17 ACC Championship 2V4 Grand Final 6 of 6 7:29.514 Virginia, Syracuse, Louisville, Duke, Clemson
2017-18 Head of the Charles 1V4 12 of 16 18:27.243
2017-18 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 3V4 2 of 3 7:11.967 Michigan State, Tulsa
2017-18 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 2V4 2 of 4 7:22.720 Virginia, Tulsa, Miami
2017-18 Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational 1V4 3 of 4 7:02.706 Minnesota, Louisville, Miami

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016-17):

  • Spent the summer with the U.S. Under-23 National Team in 2017, earning a spot on the team after rallying from third to first place in the final 750 meters of the Women’s Lightweight Single Sculls final qualifying race at Mercer Lake in West Windsor, New Jersey on June 29, 2017 – taking first place in 8:13.69.
  • Eventually finished 14th overall in the Women’s Lightweight Single Sculls at the U-23 World Championship in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

A FRESHMAN (2015-16): 

  • Competed as a member of the U.S. Under-23 Lightweight Quadruple Sculls team, which competed at the 2016 World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands. 
  • Helped the LW Quad Sculls team finish second in the B final at the World Championships, ending up eighth overall in the competition. 

HIGH SCHOOL: 

  • Earned four letters and swimming and three letters in track and field at Wayland High School. 
  • Dominate in the pool during her prep career, finishing as the all-time Wayland High School scoring swimmer. 
  • Helped Wayland High School to the MIAA Division 2 state championship in 2014 and 2015, specializing in the breaststroke and 200 individual medley. 
  • Individual MIAA Division 2 state titles in the 100 breaststroke (2014 and 2015) and 200 IM (2015). 
  • MIAA track and field all-state qualifier in the mile. 
  • Member of teh Shawmut Aquatic Club and Cambridge Boat Club. 

PERSONAL: 

  • Daughter of James and Kelly Pierce, with her older sister Megan. 
  • Sister, Megan, was a member of the Williams College swim team. 
  • Both parents, James and Kelly, were members of the United States Rowing Team.