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Eliza Richartz
Position: Skipper
Year: Senior
Hometown: Old Lyme, CT
High School: St. George's School
Major: Undeclared
As a Senior (2012-13)
• Did not compete

As a Junior (2011-12)
• All-PCCSC (women's skipper)
• Sailed primarily in the fall, skippering five races
• Second at Navy Women's with Kaitlyn Baab at crew (three wins in seven races)
• Won PCCSC Fall Women's Championship with McKenzie Wilson (five wins)
• Third at PCCSC Fall Singlehanded Championship, finishing 1-2-3 sweep on women's side
• Part of winning Big Sail team, going 2-0 against Cal on the San Francisco Bay

As a Sophomore (2010-11)
• Raced as skipper in nine regattas
• Three first-place finishes
• Five top-three finishes
• 14th at ICSA Women’s National Championship (second in A-Division)
• Top-five in seven of eight races at South Regatta for season’s second win
• First at PCCSC Women's Championship with season-high five races (never finished outside of top-five)

As a Freshman (2009-10)
• All-PCCSC (women’s skipper)
• Part of seven wins in 14 regattas skippered
• PCCSC Women’s Sailor of the Week with top women's finish (seventh overall) at Wenner Invite
• Won PCCSC Women’s Championship title with crew Rebecca King in A-Division
• 13th at ICSA Women’s National Championship
• 11th at ICSA Fall Singlehanded National Championship
• Top finisher at Bryson Women's Intersectional, North South, Frosh/Soph (17), JV (20) and PCCSC Fall Women's Championship
• Won second and third spring North Sectionals
• Eighth of 20 teams at St. Mary's Women's Intersectional

The Richartz File
• Competed in lacrosse, field hockey, swimming, cross country, ice hockey, tennis and sailing as a prep
• Captain of the cross country team in 2009
• 2008 New England Singlehanded champion
• Named 2007 Sailing World Magazine team (honorable mention)
• Competed at 2007-09 U.S. Youth Championship
• Fourth with brother at 2007 U.S. Youth Championship
• Third at 2009 U.S. Youth Championship
• Seventh at 2009 Double-Handed Fleet Nationals
• Third overall at team nationals
• 15th overall and the second female at 2009 Singlehanded Championship
• Led team to Healy Trophy win at 2008 Singlehanded Championship
• Fourth at 2008 Singlehanded Junior Championship
• Skippered runner-up team at 2008 U.S. Sailing Junior Women's Doublehanded Championship
• 20th overall and second female at 2008 U.S. Youth Championship
• 2008 Rhode Island Doublehanded Championship winner
• Fourth overall at 2007 U.S. Sailing Youth Championship as crew
• Fifth at 2007 Junior Doublehanded Championship as skipper
• Member of U.S. National Team for Optimists (2003-06)
• Competed at 2003 African Championship
• Sailed for Team USA at North American Championships (2003-05)
• Competed at South American Championships (2005-06)
• Sailed at 2005 World Championships
• Sailed at 2006 Rizzoti Team Race Championship
• Sailed for Team USA at 2009 International World Championship, placing in gold division
• Daughter of Jeff and Linda
• Two siblings, Halsey and Graham
• Brother, Halsey, sailed for Penn (2007-09) and finished 13th at 2009 nationals
• Spanish Honors Society
• Works at Stanford’s Big Red horse barn
• Majoring in international relations