Sophomore Kelsey Dunbar was named to the 2013 West Coast Conference Rowing All-Academic Team while four additional Lions earned honorable mention honors.
Annual Commencement Breakfast honors 75 graduating student-athletes on Saturday morning.
A trio of Lion crews medalled Sunday at the 2013 WIRA Championships including the men's N4+, men's LTWT N4+ and women's V4+.
The LMU women's rowing program took huge stride forward Friday morning, besting West Coast Conference favorite Gonzaga in the Varsity 8+ head-to-head race at Ballona Creek in Marina del Rey.
All throughout the 2012-13 season, LMULions.com is offering fans a chance to "get to know" all of the members of the LMU women's rowing team. The video series continues this week with senior Jill Dannis.
Jill Dannis enters her senior season with the women's rowing program in 2012-13...
Competed in the Second Varsity 8+ during the spring of 2012... helped the Lions to a third-place finish in the 2V8+ at the 2012 WCC Championships... bronze medal finish in the 2V8+ Grand Final at the 2012 Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association (WIRA) Championships... first-place in the 2V8+ at the 2012 Berg Cup... LMU's 2V8+ went 5-2 in head-to-head competition in the spring of 2012..
Rowed one year for coach Wayne Rickert at NorCal Crew... 2009 graduate of Mercy Burlingame High School... member of California Scholarship Federation and National Honor Society... Honor Roll student... won Excellence Award for U.S. History... also attended Notre Dame HS in Belmont, Calif., for two years...
Gillian Jean Dannis was born on August 14, 1991, in San Mateo, Calif.... prefers to be called "Jill"... parents are Greg and Martha Dannis... has a sister, Adrian, and a brother, Tim... chose LMU because of the small class sizes and location... has volunteered at a girl scout summer camp... majoring in sociology with a minor in environmental studies... member of the Belles Service Organization...
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