Women's Rowing

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    Kellyn Freire
    Kellyn Freire

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Long Beach, Calif.

    Last College:
    Loyola Marymount

    Height:
    5-3

    Position:
    Coxswain

    Experience:
    TR

    04/13/2014

    USC Takes Fourth at Lake Natoma Invitational

    The Women of Troy completed events at the annual races behind top-ranked California and sixth-ranked Brown

    04/12/2014

    No. 4 Trojans Complete First Day at Lake Natoma Invitational

    The Women of Troy were solid in their morning runs but couldn't defeat Stanford in the afternoon

    04/06/2014

    No. 4 USC Claims Fourth Straight Jessop-Whittier Cup at Crew Classic

    The USC women's rowing team will bring home the Jessop-Whittier Cup and the Karen Plumleigh Cortney Cup

    04/05/2014

    Trojans Put Four Boats in Grand Finals at San Diego Crew Classic

    The fourth-ranked Women of Troy finished first in each of their heats among varsity boats

    03/30/2014

    No. 6 USC Completes Close Head-to-Head With No. 3 Virginia

    The USC women's rowing 2V8 won a close race with Virginia while the V8 and V4 were edged by the Cavaliers

    06/02/2013

    Women's Rowing: NCAA Championships

    The second-ranked Women of Troy completed the 2013 campaign with a program-best fourth-place finish in the NCAA Division I Women's Rowing Championships at Eagle Creek Park on Sunday (June 2). USC's varsity four claimed silver in the fours grand final to take the podium while the Trojans' second varsity eight enjoyed a best-ever finish of fourth place. USC's varsity eight topped off the day with a sixth-place finish in its grand final.

    2012-13
    Kellyn Freire transferred from Loyola Marymount and will enter her sophomore season as a coxswain for the Women of Troy.

    2011-12
    Freire attended Loyola Marymount in her freshman season where she was named 2012 West Coast Conference Co-Coxswain of the Year. Freire received Gold Honors on the WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll with a 3.81 grade-point average in accounting. She was one of just 24 athletes to receive an invitation to the USRowing Women's National Team Freshman Camp. Freire guided the Lions' varsity eight to a fourth-place finish at the conference championships and helped LMU to a third-place finish as a team. She coxed the varsity eight to a win at the Berg Cup, to a pair of victories over Saint Mary's College and San Diego State in the NorCal/SoCal Challenge, and to a win over UC Santa Barbara. Freire also coxed the varsity four to a win over Santa Clara in the team's final home dual.

    CLUB AND HIGH SCHOOL
    Freire attended Connelly High School in Anaheim, Calif., where she played soccer and ran for the cross country and track and field teams. She served as a coxswain for the Long Beach Junior Crew Club men's varsity team.

    PERSONAL
    Kellyn Courtney Freire was born on Feb. 6, 1993, in Long Beach, Calif.... parents are Joe and Mary Jane Freire... has two older brothers Andrew (24) and Michael (21)... undeclared major.