May 23, 2003
Stanford, Calif. - Stanford Women's Crew Head Coach Aimee Baker was recognized by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association as the West Coast Region Coach of the Year. Coaches from within the west coast region selected Coach Baker for this award based on her outstanding success during the 2003 season, the team's demonstrated improvement from last year, her ability to help her team fulfill their greatest potential, and her exemplary professionalism and integrity as a head coach.
The stern five of Stanford's Varsity Eight were also recognized today by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association for their outstanding performances this season. Selected to represent the 1st Team from the West Region were Sabrina Kolker, Sam Magee, Missy Fiesler, and Wendy Hoeveler. Melissa Haury was selected to the region's 2nd Team. Melissa Haury was also selected as a National Scholar Athlete.
For more information about these awards and a complete list of athletes and coaches selected from each region please go to www.row2k.com