Voted by teammates as co-captain...rowed in the six seat of the varsity eight in the fall of 2005...finished fourth at the Head of the Lake and rowed to a first-place finish at both the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival and at the Head of the Marina...rowed in the second seat of the V8 in the spring...finished first in dual meets against Loyola Marymount (March 11), UC Irvine (March 18) and Minnesota (April 8)...placed fifth at the San Diego Crew Classic (April 1-2)...went undefeated at the Stanford Invitational (April 14-15), beating Clemson, Central Florida and Tennessee...placed first the Miller Cup (April 23)...lost to USC in the V8 of a dual meet...placed six at the Pac-10 Championships (May 14)...placed 12th at the NCAA Championships in the V8 (May 26-28).
Served as team co-captain...rowed in the six seat of the second varsity eight throughout the spring season...helped lead the 2V8 to a tri-meet victory against UC Irvine and Loyola Marymount (March 12)...rowed the six seat in a tie against USC (March 20)...the 2V8 placed sixth overall at the San Diego Crew Classic (April 2)...recorded victories against Clemson (April 9), Texas (April 10) and Minnesota (April 23)...helped lead the 2V8 to a second-place finish at the Pac-10 Championships (May 15)...served as an alternate to the NCAA Championships...earned Pac-10 All-Academic honorable accolades...named to the Director's Honor Roll each quarter.
Consistent contributor to the novice eight squad...stroked the N8 to victory against UC Irvine (March 20)...stroked the N8 at the San Diego Crew Classic (April 24) and against Minnesota (April 10)...the N8 boat was victorious at the Miller Cup...earned his first varsity letter by stroking the N8 at the Pac-10 Championships...during the fall, raced in the 2V8 in the seven seat at the Head of the Marina (Nov. 6) and was the 2V8 stroke at the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival (Nov. 7)...named to the Director's Honor Roll for the spring and fall quarters.
Attended Mary Institute in St. Louis, Mo...was a four-year member of the rowing team.
Rowed for the St. Louis Rowing Club.
Full name: Erin Elizabeth Rice...born January 28, 1985 in St. Louis, Mo...is the younger of John and Lauren Rice's two children...has one older brother, Andrew...political science major with a minor in French.