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Cecy Linzey
Cecy Linzey

West Lafayette, Ind.

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No. 18 Rowing Earns Varsity Eight Win on Day One at Clemson

Cardinals add three runner-up finishes during opening day of two-day event

2011-12: Spent her season rowing in the novice eight boat as well as the second varsity four boat ... While in the novice eight boat, she helped with second place finish behind Duke while defeating Dayton ...While in the 2V4 boat, helped finish first at the SIRA Championship and second at the BIG EAST Championship.

Prior to UofL: Played basketball and ran track for three years at Harrison High School ... Also lettered for two years in cross country.

Personal: Born April 12, 1993, in McAllen, Texas ... Daughter of J.R. and Dee Linzey ...Has two siblings, Joel and Zach ... Majoring equine management ... Post-college ambition is to attend graduate school ... Hobbies and outside interests include eating food ... Chose the University of Louisville because the business school and she's always loved the University of Louisville ... Says the best thing about the city of Louisville is the city itself, the boathouse, people, food and basically everything ...Says the best thing about U of L rowing is Derek Copeland! ... Favorite classes are equine classes ... After graduation, she plans to pursue a career in the equine field and make bank ... Says her best race was BIG EAST 2012 in Princeton, N.J., finishing second in 2V4 ... If she could tell her incoming teammates one thing, it would be to set goals and be at peace with 5 a.m., alarm clocks.

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