This Coach Spotlight features our Rowing Coach, David Fiske.
Q: What has been your message to your team with the cancellation of your season?
A: Be proud of how you trained in fall and winter. We had a lot of individuals accomplish personal bests on the rowing machines. We had a lot of potential for success this spring.
Q: What were your team expectations for 2020?
A: We had high expectations. We were looking to have everyone improve in their technique, fitness, and speed. We hoped to win a points trophy at a regatta and to qualify some boats for the National Championship.
Q: Please tell us about your seniors – name, position on team, successes they achieved in the short time they participated this season.
A: Nishan Bhattacharyya = Varsity 8
Aidan Brill = captain voted on by his peers
Zeke Dingman = lightweight double and lightweight quad
Kyle Emerson = Varsity 8
Nathan Holloway = Lightweight quad
Alex Lindemann = Varsity 8
Stuart Penny = captain voted on by his peers and lightweight double
Noah Walters = Varsity 8
Nic Huetteman = Varsity 8
Sarah Tessier =captain voted on by her peers
Q: What message do you have for your seniors?
A: This high school rowing journey may be over, but you have set yourself up to be successful with your future goals.