Women's Rowing

    Emily McRight
    Emily  McRight


    Phoenix, Ariz.

    High School:
    Xavier College Preparatory




    No. 12 USC Finishes Fifth at Pac-12 Championships

    The Women of Troy took third in the varsity eight final


    No. 12 USC Sweeps Away No. 20 UCLA in Crosstown Dual

    The Trojans maintained their undefeated record over the crosstown rival Bruins in a 7-0 sweep


    No. 14 USC Completes Crew Classic Weekend with Strong Performances

    The Women of Troy took several close third-place finishes in grand finals at the 43rd-annual San Diego Crew Classic


    Trojans Forge Ahead For All-Grand Final Sunday at Crew Classic

    The 14th-ranked Women of Troy will race to defend the Jessop-Whittier Cup in Mission Bay


    Women of Troy Race Past San Diego State to Open 2016

    The USC women's rowing team earned a four-boat sweep of San Diego State in Mission Bay on Sunday

    THIS SEASON: McRight enters her junior sesaon competing for the Women of Troy.

    McRight was a two-year letterwinner on the Xavier Prep crew team…Selected as team captain for the 2013-14 season…Swam for Sun Devil Aquatics Club for eight years as a competitive long distance swimmer…Was a member of the Dean’s List and the National Honor Society…Served as Senior Class Treasurer

    PERSONAL: Emily Beatrice McRight was born on March 24, 1996, in Phoenix, Ariz….Daughter of Mike and Christine McRight…Has one brother, Griffin…Enjoys watching the Bachelor, Grey’s Anatomy, Parenthood, HGTV and the Food Network…Lists Louis Zamperini as her biggest sports hero…Upon graduation, hopes to move to Chicago to begin her career in real esate development and interior design.

    Date Boat Seat Race Location Time Finish
    Feb. 28 3V8 2 USC v. San Diego State Mission Bay, Calif. 05:55.3 1st
    April 3 3V8(O) 2 2016 San Diego Crew Classic Mission Bay, Calif. 07:41.6 5th
    April 30 3V8 2 2016 USC-UCLA Dual Los Angeles, Calif. 07:07.8 1st  
    May 15 3V8 2 PAC-12 Championships Gold River, Calif. 06:56.2 6th
    Oct. 25 4 Head of the American Regatta - Fours Gold River, Calif. 21:20 19th
    Mar. 28 3V8 Bow San Diego Crew Classic Mission Bay, Calif. 07:12.5 3rd
    Mar. 28 3V8 Bow San Diego Crew Classic Mission Bay, Calif. 07:44.8 2nd
    April 11 3V8 Bow USC-UCLA Dual Marina Del Rey, Calif.  07:13.1 2nd