Cardinals add three runner-up finishes during opening day of two-day event
Louisville student-athletes achieving the feat represent 20 teams.
Cardinals will compete against Indiana, Notre Dame and Purdue in Indianapolis
Cardinals finish second in second in Championship 4+, fifth in Championship 8+
Louisville Rowing NCAA Championship | Race Day 1 Photo by: Michelle Hutchins | Louisville Athletics
2012-13: Member of the third varsity eight crew that earned a third-place finish at the Big East Championship in West Windsor, N.J. ... Also rowed on the third varsity four crew that earned a pair of wins over Indiana at the Clemson Invitational.
2011-12: Spent the season in the second varsity four boat as well as the novice eight boat ... While in the second varsity boat, she rowed for a first-place victory at the SIRA Championship and finished second in the BIG EAST Championship ... While in the novice eight boat, she helped with second-place finishes over Duke and Dayton.
Prior to UofL: Went to Williston Northampton School ... Earned four letters as a prep swimmer ... Was a captain in high school from 2010-2011 and from 2009-2010.
Personal: Born on Aug. 14, 1992, in Marshall, Minn. ... Daughter of Mary and Elias Speliotis ... Has one brother Ian ... Major at UofL is undecided ... Post-college ambition is to go to law school ... Hobbies and outside interests include reading, watching movies and playing soccer... Chose the University of Louisville because of the great facilities and best opportunities...Says the best thing about the University of Louisville is the diversity of the city ... Her favorite thing about U of L rowing is how close everyone is on the team ... Her favorite class is history ... After graduation she plans to go to law school and then go work in professional sports ... Says her best race was the 2010 regional semi-finals.