Meghan O'Leary, JS' 07, takes home the silver medal in the 2015 World Rowing Cup II

June 22, 2015

Meghan O’Leary, a Jefferson Scholar alumna and two-sport student athlete at U.Va., was in Varese, Italy this weekend, where she received the silver medal in the 2015 World Rowing Cup II. Her win qualifies her for the 2015 U.S. National Team and she will go on to compete in the 2015 World Championships this fall in Aiguebelette, France. To view her race in the World Cup, click here and select the W2x division.  


Meghan O'Leary

Hilliard Family Jefferson Scholar



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