Helmberger honored for community outreach, academic standing and athletic participation
Four seniors, four juniors and two sophomores were honored
19 league rowers were recognized
Hurricane to host Creighton next Saturday in Catoosa, Okla.
Hurricane to conclude regatta tomorrow
AT TULSA - Was a three-year letterwinner . . . competed in 32 regattas.
SENIOR (2013-14) - Participated in nine regattas . . . was named as one of Tulsa's MVP's for the season . . . was tabbed to Tulsa's Ultimate Team . . . raced the Collegiate 4+ to a second-place finish at the Head of the Oklahoma . . . turned in a top mark in the Varsity 4+ and a third-place finish in the Varsity 8+ at the Jayhawk Jamboree . . . at the Head of the Hooch, captured a silver medal in the Open 8+ . . . recorded wins over Texas and Kansas State in the Varsity 8+ at the Longhorn Invitational and earned C-USA Boat of the Week honors . . . at the San Diego Crew Classic, posted a fourth-place mark in the Collegiate 8+ Grand Final and picked up C-USA Boat of the Week accolades . . . tallied a fifth-place finish in the Varsity 8+ Grand Final at the Knecht Cup . . . at the Lawless Cup, earned wins over Creighton and SMU in the Varsity 8+ . . . registered a fourth-place finish in the Varsity 8+ Grand Final at the C-USA Championship.
JUNIOR (2012-13) - Participated in eight regattas . . . helped the Collegiate 8+ `A' record a fifth-place mark at the Head of the Oklahoma . . . at the Oklahoma Invite, guided the Varsity 8+ to a win over Central Oklahoma . . . captured wins over Kansas State and UCF in the Varsity 8+ at the Longhorn Invitational . . . assisted the Varsity 8+ to a win over SMU in the Lawless Cup . . . helped the Varsity 8+ finish ahead of Sacramento State and Kansas at the Lake Natoma Invitational . . . at the C-USA Championship, raced the Varsity 8+ to a second-place Petite Final finish.
SOPHOMORE (2011-12) - Participated in six regattas . . . assisted the Second Varsity 8+ to wins over Kansas, Kansas State and Central Oklahoma at the Oklahoma Invitational . . . raced the Second Varsity 8+ to a top mark at the Lawless Cup . . . at the C-USA Championship, earned a sixth-place Grand Final finish in the Second Varsity 8+.
FRESHMAN (2010-11) - Participated in nine regattas . . . helped the Novice 8+ record a fourth-place finish with a time of 16:14.77 at the Head of the Oklahoma . . . posted a third-place finish at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship and a sixth-place mark at the San Diego Crew Classic in the Novice 8+ Grand Final . . . at the Conference USA Championship, registered a fifth-place mark in the Second Varsity 8+ Grand Final.
PRIOR TO TULSA - Was a four-year letterwinner in soccer at Papillion-La Vista High School . . . was also a member of the volleyball team for two years and football team for one season.
PERSONAL - A psychology major . . . born May 13, 1992 . . . daughter of Jim and Dawn Helmberger . . . was a C-USA Academic Medal Winner all four years . . . was named to the Tulsa President's List as a freshman, junior and senior, and to the Dean's List as a sophomore . . . was selected as a Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Scholar Athlete as a sophomore, junior and senior . . . was named to the C-USA All-Academic Team for rowing as a junior and senior.
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