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Nancy Miles
Position: Port/Starboard
Height: 5'9"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Bainbridge Island, Wash.
High School: Holy Names Academy
Major: Human Biology
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Life at Stanford
Human biology major
Concentration in international health care and policy
Interned during fall of junior year with the Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C. working with the Affordable Care Act
Member of Cardinal RHED, an ASSU executive cabinet on Athletic Mental Health that helps with college transition, injury, sports nutrition, overall thriving, emotional support and resilience and team development
Part of a Christian fellowship program on campus
Received the human biology internship presentation award
Sister, Grace, is a freshman rower on the Princeton lightweight team
• Father is a marathoner who has competed in the Boston Marathon (2004)
Enjoys hiking, cooking and reading

2014-15 (Senior)
• Placed second in the collegiate 4+ and tied for 14th in the pair at Head of the American

2013-14 (Junior)
• Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention 
• Competed with the varsity eight and second varsity eight in the spring 
• Placed sixth in the varsity eight at the NCAA Championships after winning both the heat and semifinal races 
• Won gold in the varsity eight to help Stanford record its first Pac-12 Championship 
• Handed No. 2 Cal its first loss of the season to capture the Lambert Cup for the first time since 2009
• Claimed varsity eight victories over No. 4 USC and No. 9 Notre Dame at the Lake Natoma Invitational 
• Finished second in two varsity eight races at the Oregon State Classic 
• Defeated No. 16 Louisville and lost to No. 3 Virginia with the second varsity eight at the Pac-12 Challenge
• Took a loss in the 1V8 in a rematch against No. 9 USC 
• Missed the fall season while doing an internship with the Department of Health and Human Services

2012-13 (Sophomore)
• Recorded a fourth-place finish in the I Eight Petite Finals at the NCAA Championships 
• Posted a fifth-place finish in the I Eight at the PAC-12 Championships 
• Defeated Syracuse in a morning dual race and placed first in a five-team afternoon competition as part of the II Eight at the Oregon State Classic 
• Won all three races with the Cardinal II Eight at the PAC-12 Women’s Challenge 
• The Cardinal Four won the morning race and took second in the evening sprint at the Head of the Oklahoma 
• Came away with a third place finish in the Cardinal Four at the Lake Natoma Invitational 
Pac-12 All-Academic honorable mention

2011-12 (Freshman)
• Part of Stanford II Eight that finished took silver at Pac-12 Championships 
• With the Cardinal II Eight she claimed second at the Lake Natoma Invitational 
• Defeated Michigan State in the II Eight at the Stanford Invitational
• Finished third with the Cardinal Eight at the Head of the American 
• Grabbed fourth place in the Jackie Ann Stitt Hungness Cup Grand Final with the Cardinal II Eight

National
• Finished second in the lightweight 2x at the 2014 U-23 World Championship trials
• Claimed a silver medal with the United States lightweight quad sculls at the 2013 World Rowing Championships in Chungju, South Korea 
• Part of the U.S. Women's Quad that placed fourth at the 2011 Junior World Rowing Championships

High School
• A 2011 graduate of Holy Names Academy 
• One year of varsity rowing 
• With Seattle Rowing Center 2010-11 
• Women's heavyweight double third place at nationals in 2011 
• Was the women's single regional champion in 2011 
• Competed for U.S. National Team 
• On U.S. women's quad at the 2011 World Rowing Junior Championships

Personal
• Born in San Luis Obispo, Calif. 
• Parents are Raymond and Ruth Miles
• Has two younger siblings, Grace and Peter 

What does Stanford mean to you?
"Stanford has become home. It is a place where I have grown immensely in finding my academic passion but also being challenged athletically to excel more each day by my teammates. The friendships I have made here will last a lifetime."

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