Annie Smythe enters her first season on varsity in her second season in the USC program...in 2007, rowed from the No. 5 seat contributing to a Novice Eight win over LMU in the seasons' first race and only the third appearance for a Trojan novice boat in the Pac-10 Championship Grand Final... helped guide the Novice Eight to a first place finish at the 2006 Head of the American Regatta from the No. 3 seat.
Smythe rowed with the Marin Rowing Association for three years (2003-2005)... helping guide her crew to first place finishes at the Southwest Regional Championships in both 2004 and 2005... led the Novice Eight to a first place finish at SRC in 2004... member of a gold-medal winning JV Eight and bronze-medal winning JV Four in 2005.
Annie Smythe was born in Larkspur, Calif.... a 2005 graduate of Redwood High in Larkspur, Calif.... an avid horse rider and snow boarder... lists macaroni and cheese as her favorite thing to eat, Lost and Heroes as her favorite TV shows... would like to visit Italy one day... majoring in Sociology with a minor in Cinema-Television.