Women's Rowing

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    Simone Manhold
    Simone Manhold

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Essen, Germany

    High School:
    Manenschule Essen-Worden

    Height:
    6-0

    Position:
    Port

    Birthdate:
    02/27/1984

    Experience:
    2V

    At USC:
    Simone Manhold enters her third season in the USC program... Spent the season in the stroke seat of the Varsity Eight which finished third at Pac-10s and 12th at NCAAs...A member of the 2005 11th place NCAA squad, the first team in USC history to receive a team bid to the NCAA championships...Named to the 2005 All-Pac-10 team...Rowed with the Varsity Eight in 2004... At the No. 5 seat, led crew to a third-place finish at Pac-10s and a 12th-place finish at NCAAs... Honored as 2004 CRCA All-West Region first team and CRCA All-America second team.

    Personal Highlights:
    Manhold is a 2003 graduate of Marienschule in Essen, Germany... Rowed with the Turnverein Kupterdreh (TVK) Rowing Club for three years (1995-98)... Rowed with the Ruderclub am Baldeneysee (RAB) Rowing Club for six years (1998-2004)... A four-time German champion with TVK... Top finishes with RAB include first place in the Eights at the 2001 German Junior Championships and a second-place finish in 2002... Competed with the German Junior National Team, leading the Eights to a third-place finish at the Junior World Championships... Also selected to the team in 2002... Her major is psychology.