Chelsey Lauzon

Chelsey Lauzon

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rockford, Mich.

High School:
Rockford HS

Height:
6-1

Position:
Port

Squad:
Varsity

06/07/2012

Caring for the Community

During the 2011-12 academic year, UCF's student-athletes contributed 147,800 hours of community service.

06/05/2012

UCF Rower Earns All-America Praise

Chelsey Lauzon is the second Knight in program history to garner All-America honors.

05/12/2012

Rowing Finishes Fourth at C-USA Championships

Lauzon honored for third-straight year

05/10/2012

Not Your Ordinary Leader

Freshman coxswain leads UCF's top varsity boat

04/13/2012

UCF Rowers Travel to Rhode Island

Two-day regatta

2011-2012
• Won Conference USA Rowing Scholar Athlete of the Year award for the second-consecutive year
• Was named to the C-USA All-Conference first team, Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association All-South Region First team, and was honored as a Second Team All-American
• Graduated Summa Cum Laude and was honored with the Order of Pegasus, the highest honor a student can receive from UCF
• Rowed in sixth seat of the varsity eight boat
• Defeated Alabama, Louisville, Boston College and Georgetown at the Head of the Charles
• Defeated Tulsa, Alabama and Miami at the Head of the Hooch

2010-2011
• Won the 2010-2011 Conference USA Rowing Scholar Athlete of the Year
• Named to the 2010-2011 All-Conference USA team for the second time
• Part of the 2010-2011 Conference USA All-Academic team for the second-straight season
• Named to the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association All-South Region First team for the third-consecutive season
• Member of the crew that won C-USA Boat of the Week honors on April 12
• Rowed in every Varsity eight race for the Knights
• Three-time recipient of the C-USA Commissioner's Academic Medal and Honor Roll
• Defeated Kansas State at the Longhorn Invitational
• Posted a nearly seven-second victory over league-rival Alabama in Tuscaloosa
• Lead the varsity eight boat to a first-place finish in the C Group Final at the Lake Natoma Invitational with wins over Oregon State and Sacramento State
• Recorded a top-5 finish in the Championship 8+event at the Head of the Hooch
• Defeated in-state rivals Miami, Jacksonville and Stetson during varsity 8 race at Home Regatta
• Member of the crew that finished third in the C USA Championship varsity 8 race
• Defeated Tulsa, Rhode Island and Miami at the Oak Ridge Invitational

2009-10
• Named to CRCA All-South Region First Team
• Earned a spot on the inaugural All-Conference USA Rowing Team
• Rowed for varsity eight boat
• Defeated Kansas State and Iowa at the Longhorn Invitational
• Beat Boston and Miami at the Dale England Cup
• Took first place against Columbia and Navy at the George Washington Invitational
• Defeated Alabama and Miami at home regatta
• Placed second in the C final with the varsity 8+ at the South/Central Regional Championship and the C-USA Championship

2008-09
• Named to CRCA All-South Region First Team
• Rowed for the varsity eight boat
• Posted a win over Kansas State at the Longhorn Invitational
• Placed first against Duke at the UCF Regatta
• Raced against Clemson and Virginia at the Virginia Invitational
• Rowed in the Lake Natoma Invitational versus Sacramento State, Texas, Tennessee, California, UCLA and Stanford
• Advanced to the finals in the South/Central Regional Championships and recorded fourth against Iowa, Louisville, Minnesota, Notre Dame and Kansas State

Prior to UCF
• Graduated from Rockford High School in 2008
• Earned three varsity letters in rowing
• Led her varsity four team to fourth place at the Scholastic National regatta
• Earned Athlete of the Month honors as a junior
• Was awarded the Hammer Award in her final two years
• Member of the National Honor Society, Spanish Club, FCA and Youth Initiative

Personal
• Born in Grand Rapids, Mich.
• Daughter of William and Gerri Lauzon
• Major is elementary education with a minor in coaching

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