Olivia Mendonca - Duke University

Olivia competes for Duke University, an NCAA DI program. The 18th ranked Duke Rowing Team recently took 3rd at the ACC Championships. 

Year: Junior

Event: V8

Height: 5'7"

High School: St. Margaret's College

Hometown: Christchurch, New Zealand

Career Highlights: Captured the Carolina Cup championship with a time of 6:41.3; Helped Duke win the Carolina Cup with 99 overall points and a sweep of all five races; Named the ACC Crew of the Week following the performance at the Carolina Cup; 2015 World Rowing Junior Championships; during senior year at St. Margaret's, placed first in the eights among all New Zealand Secondary Schools and second in the pairs