Patricia Dudziec
Patricia Dudziec

Player Profile

San Francisco, Calif.

High School:
St. Ignatius



Rowed seven seat in the varsity eight in all events except for the NCAA Championships, rowing bow seat...led the Bruins to a 14th-place overall finish at the 2007 NCAA Championships...earned an at-large bid to NCAAs after finishing fourth in the V8+ at Pac-10 Championships (May 13)...guided the V8+ to early-season victories against Loyola Marymount (March 10) and San Diego State (March 17)...finished second on day one of San Diego Crew Classic (March 31); overall, raced to a fourth-place finish in the V8+ grand final (Jessop-Whitter Cup) on April 1...competed against Virginia and Notre Dame at the Windermere Stanford (April 14-15)...finished behind USC in the annual crosstown regatta (April 28).

Rowed with the varsity eight in all events...helped the Bruins place 12th overall at the 2006 NCAA Championships...placed first at the Miller Cup (April 23), Stanford Invitational (April 14), versus Minnesota (April 8), versus UC Irvine (March 18), versus Loyola Marymount (March 11) and at the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival (Nov. 6)...finished fourth at the Head of the Lake (Nov. 13).

Recruited to UCLA...rowed with the second varsity crew as a first-year rower...led the 2V8 to victories against Loyola Marymount and UC Irvine (March 12)...was part of the boat that participated in the San Diego Crew Classic (April 2)...rowed the five seat in the 2V8 that captured the Miller Cup (April 16)...earned first varsity letter after helping the 2V8 place second at the Pac-10 Championships (May 15)...was selected to serve as an alternate at the NCAA Championships...named to the Director's Honor Roll for the fall and spring quarters.

High School
Earned three varsity letters in rowing under coach Mac Cannady at St. Ignatius Preparatory in San Francisco, Calif.

Full name: Patricia Dudziec...born March 5, 1986 in Ostroleka, the younger of Roman and Teresa Dudziec's two children...has one brother, Rafal...political science major.