Photos Courtesy of Rob Migliaccio
The 2014 College Sailing All-Academic Team was announced in August 2014 and Brown Sailing was honored with seven sailors on the list, the most of any team in college sailing (Yale and Bowdoin each had five selections). This year’s All-Academic Team is comprised of 10 First Team members, 10 Second Team members and 34 All-Conference members.
Making the All-Academic First Team for Brown is Helen Lord '14 (Cambridge, MA). Helen finished with a 3.83 GPA in Neurobiology and was also selected as a Second Team All-New England Crew for 2013-2014. Sky Adams '14 (Santa Barbara, CA) was named to the All-Academic Second Team with a 3.72 GPA in Computer Science. Sky was also named a Second Team All-New England Women's Skipper for 2013-2014 and finished fourth at the 2013 College Sailing Women's Single-handed National Championship.
The Bears had five sailors make the All-Academic All-Conference Team for 2014: Louisa Chafee '14 (Warwick, RI), Johanna Kincaid '15 (Saunderstown, RI), Kelly McGlynn '15 (Flourtown, PA), Tyler Rice '14 (St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands), and Drew Shea '14 (Willmette, IL).
We are very proud of these achievements and the hard work our student-athletes put in both on and off the water. We wish our graduates continued success with everything!