Rowed in the second varsity eight throughout her senior season ... secured honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic Team accolades ... rowed seven seat in the 2V8+ in UCLA's season-opening win over Loyola Marymount (March 9) … rowed five seat in the 2V8+ at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (April 6-7), helping the 2V8+ to a fifth-place finish in the Grand Final after finishing second in its preliminary heat on Saturday … rowed three seat in the 2V8+ at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21) … guided UCLA’s 2V8+ to a pair of first-place finishes on Saturday and to one second-place finish on Sunday at Clemson … rowed five seat in the 2V8+ against USC (May 4) … also rowed five seat in the 2V8+ at Pac-12 Championships and NCAA Championships … helped the 2V8+ finished fourth at Pac-12 Championships (May 19) and advance to a fifth-place finish in the Petite Final at NCAA Championships (May 31-June 2).
Rowed with the varsity eight and second varsity eight crews throughout her junior season ... rowed seven seat in the V8+ in UCLA's dual meet victory over Loyola Marymount (March 3) ... rowed five seat in the V8+ win against San Diego (March 10) ... rowed three seat in the varsity eight at the San Diego Crew Classic (March 31-April 1) ... rowed four seat with the varsity eight in their dual meet victory over Louisville at the SoCal Challenge (April 14) ... rowed five seat in the second varsity eight in UCLA's annual dual meet against USC (April 28), leading the second varsity eight to a win over the Trojans ... rowed five seat at both the Pac-12 Championships and NCAA Championships, leading UCLA to program-best team finishes at both events (3rd place at Pac-12s, 8th place at NCAAs) ... helped the second varsity eight to a third place finish at the Pac-12 Championships and an appearance in the school's first ever Grand Final at the NCAA Championships.
Rowed primarily in UCLA's two varsity eight boats throughout her sophomore season ... rowed five seat in the varsity eight against California (March 27) and three seat in the second varsity against Stanford (March 28) ... rowed bow seat in the varsity eight at the San Diego Crew Classic (April 2-3) ... rowed seven seat in the second varsity eight at the Virginia Invitational (April 15-17), helping lead the 2V8+ past Texas on the first day of competition ... rowed two seat in the varsity four against USC (April 30) ... rowed seven seat in the second varsity eight at Pac-10 Championships (May 15).
Rowed three seat in the varsity eight crew the entire season ... as a freshman, helped lead UCLA to its first-ever berth in the NCAA Tournament as a team ... the Bruins finished 12th overall at the NCAA Championships in Sacramento, Calif. ... led the V8+ to dual meet victories over Loyola Marymount (March 6) and San Diego State (March 13) ... guided the V8+ to third-place finishes on consecutive days of the San Diego Crew Classic (March 27-28) ... earned victories over Clemson and Notre Dame at the SoCal Challenge (April 10) ... led the V8+ past Oregon State and San Diego in Dexter Lake, Ore. (April 17) ... finished fourth in the V8+ at Pac-10 Championships, leading UCLA to a fifth-place team finish ... finished third in the V8+ elimination heat on day one (May 28) of the NCAA Championships, advancing to a semifinal heat (May 29) ... raced to a fifth-place finish in the semifinal heat before finishing third in the Petite Final (May 30).
Rowed for three years under head coach Brook Kennedy at Sidwell Friends School ... was a three-year varsity basketball letterwinner and a two-year varsity volleyball letterwinner under head coaches Ann Renninger and Amber Coleman-Mortley, respectively ... served as team captain of the rowing program.
Full name: Hillary Eklund Caldwell ... Hillary is the oldest of Barry and Phyllis Caldwell's three children ... has one younger brother, Brendan, and one younger sister, Lauren ... undeclared major.