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Morgan Dunham
Morgan Dunham


Te Puke, New Zealand

High School:
St. Peter's Cambridge

2012-13: Named Second Team All-South Region by Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association ... Earned CRCA Scholar Athlete accolades ... Named First Team All-Big East ... Spent entire spring in Cardinals' varsity eight boat ... Member of varsity eight crew that finished third at Big East Championship in West Windsor, N.J., and had wins over No. 14 Clemson, No. 19 Cornell, No. 20 Duke, Michigan State, Oklahoma, Minnesota, UCF, Tennessee, Rhode Island and Indiana at the Clemson Invitational ... Also had wins over West Virginia, Duke, Eastern Michigan and Miami at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational.

2011-12: Named Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athlete ... Spent the season rowing in the varsity eight boat... Had first-place wins over Duke, Dayton, Alabama, Kansas, and Georgetown... Key member of Cardinals' V8 crew which finished third at the BIG EAST Championship.

2010-11: Named Second Team All-BIG EAST ... Academic honors include Dean's List and AD Honor Roll ... Spent the entire spring season in the varsity eight boat ... Was a member of the Cardinals' BIG EAST title winning varsity eight boat ... Boat earned wins over #10 Wisconsin, #16 Tennessee, Indiana, Minnesota, Syracuse, Boston and Kansas State ... Crew also finished fifth at the Oak Ridge Invitational.

Prior to UofL: Captain of rowing team at St. Peter's School in Cambridge, New Zealand ... Won gold and bronze for New Zealand at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival ... Won bronze with St. Peter's at Maadi Cup Regatta ... Top of rowing honors at St. Peter's ... Also played netball.

Personal: Born on March 2, 1992, in Auckland, New Zealand ... Daughter of Ron and Sally Dunham ... Has one brother, Matthew ... Majoring in health and sports science ... Hobbies and outside interests include baking and other sports activities ... Chose the University of Louisville because she liked the rowing program and everyone seemed really nice, genuinely friendly and willing to help ... Believes the best thing about U of L rowing is the atmosphere and teammates ... Says the best thing about the city of Louisville is the ice cream and desserts ... Wants to tell incoming teammates to put your all into everything, keep your eye on the goal, and stay motivated and determined.

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