Louisville Rowing Celebrates G. Garvin Brown III Center Ribbon Cutting
2009-10: Named to Dean's List, AD Honor Roll and BIG EAST All-Academic Team ... Spent the entire racing season in Louisville's varsity eight boat ... Rowed in Cards' wins over Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas in Longhorn Invitational, as well as a third-place finish in the B division at the Lake Natoma Invitational, a second-place finish at the BIG EAST Championships and a second place finish in the V8+ Petite Final in the NCAA South/Central Regionals ... Also rowed in wins against Alabama, Wisconsin and Minnesota.
2008-09: Earned CRCA First Team All-South Region ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Spent the entire racing season in Louisville's top 20 ranked varsity eight boat, including the crew's win at the BIG EAST Championship for the program's first-ever conference title in the V8+ event ... Was part of the Cards' V8+ win over then-No. 9 Wisconsin on April 12 in Belleville, Mich., as well as the crew's first-place finish at the SIRA Championships, second-place finish in the petite final at the NCAA Regionals, second-place finishes at the Head of the Hooch and the Dale England Cup, a 16th-place finish at the Head of the Charles and wins over Duke and Buffalo.
2007-08: Earned CRCA Third Team All-America honors to become the third Cardinal rower all-time to earn such an honor ... Dean's List ... Red & Black Scholar ... Closed the season in the Cards' varsity eight crew, which earned a second-place finish at the BIG EAST Championships and a fifth-place finish in the petite final at the NCAA Regional ... Also rowed in the V8+ boat against Michigan, Michigan State and Indiana ... Rowed in the second varsity eight boat that earned a first-place finish in the petite final at the San Diego Crew Classic.
Prior to UofL: Rowed for Denis Morris HS and St. Catharines Club ... 2007 rowing honors include bronze medal in Senior Women's 8+ at the American Schoolboy, silver medal in the Senior Women's 8+ at the Canadian Schoolboy, gold medal in the Junior A 8+, silver medal in the Junior A 2- and bronze medal in the Junior A 4+ at the Ontario Championships, first-place finishes in the Junior Women's 8+ and 4+ and a fourth-place finish in the Junior Women's 2- at the Canadian Henley ... 2006 rowing honors include first place-finish in the Junior A 8+ race at the Canadian Henley, American Schoolboy champion in the Junior Heavy 4+, and silver medals in the Junior Heavy 4+ at the Stotesbury Cup, the Senior Heavy 4+ at the Canadian Schoolboy and Junior A 4+ at the Ontario Championships ... 2005 rowing finishes include Canadian Schoolboy champion in the Junior 63kg 4+, silver medal in the 2nd Women's 4+ at the American Schoolboy, third in the Junior B Heavy 8+ at the Canadian Henley, silver medal at the Canadian Indoor Rowing Championships and second place at the Ontario Indoor Rowing Championships.
Personal: Born on Jan. 3, 1989, in St. Catharines, Ont. ... Daughter of Jodi and Ralph Falovo ... Has one brother, Matthew ... Majoring in justice administration ... Post-college ambition is to compete in the Olympics ... Hobbies and outside interests include biking, running, her family and the outdoors ... Says the best thing about U of L rowing is that they have one common goal that they work for together ... Favorite class is Healthy Lifestyles ... After graduation, she plans to work towards her goal of competing at the Olympics ... Says her best race was the winning race in the varsity eight event at the 2009 BIG EAST Championships.