Women's Rowing


    Anna Wierzbowska
    Anna  Wierzbowska

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Smardzowice, Poland

    High School:
    British International School of Kracow

    Height:
    6-1

    Position:
    Port

    08/12/2016

    Wierzbowska Sisters Finish Fourth in Olympic Pairs B Final

    USC All-American rower Anna Wierzbowska and sister Maria took fourth place in the Pairs' B Final in Rio

    08/11/2016

    Wierzbowskas Take Fifth in Semifinal, Will Race in Olympic B Final

    USC All-American rower Anna Wierzbowska will race in the Olympic Women's Pairs B Final

    08/08/2016

    Wierzbowska Sisters Garner Semifinal Spot for Poland

    USC All-American rower Anna Wierzbowska forged into the pairs' semifinals with a third-place finish in her heat

    05/25/2016

    USC Rowing Alumna Anna Wierzbowska Punches Ticket to Rio Games

    The USC All-American port will represent her native Poland in the upcoming 2016 Rio Olympic Games

    06/07/2012

    Tojans Pull In CRCA Honors

    USC rowing team represented well on regional and national scholar teams.

    At USC
    Anna Wierzbowska is a senior port entering her fourth year with the Varsity Eight boat...In 2011, co-captain Wierzbowska was again a mainstay in the fourth seat rowing in every race and helping power the team to a fifth place finish at the NCAA Championships as well as a third place finish at the Pac-10 Championships...She also powered the boat to the Jessop-Whittier Cup at the San Diego Crew Classic in addition to wins over Clemson, Michigan State, Virginia and UCLA...In 2010, Wierzbowska was a key contributor in the Trojans fourth place finish at the Pac-10 Championships and eighth place finish at the NCAA Championships...She helped USC to a first place finish at the Head of the American from the sixth seat before taking over the fourth position for the rest of the year. After the switch the boat finished first at Ohio State and tallied wins over Notre Dame, Clemson and UCLA...in 2009: Wierzbowska earned a spot in USC's Varsity Eight from the get-go, becoming an integral part of the Trojans' efforts all year. At the 2009 NCAA Championships, she stroked from the four seat on USC's Varsity Eight, helping USC to a ninth place finish, 11th overall. She helped USC to fifth at the Pac-10 Championships and an 18-second win over UCLA. At the Charles River Challenge, she helped USC to a win in the morning session and a fourth at the San Diego Crew Classic. She also rowed in the win over LMU and in the win at the Head of the American.

    Rowing Highlights
    Wierzbowska rowed for Azs-Awf Krakow for four years...at the National Rowing Championships in August 2008 Wierzbowska was a member of boats which took second place in the four boat and fifth place in double-scull...placed fourth in single-scull at the Academic National Rowing Championships, May 2008...third place in double-scull at the 2007 National Rowing Championships...second place finish in double-scull, second place in the four boat at the 2007 Academic National Rowing Championships.

    Personal
    Anna Maria Wierzbowska was born in Krakow, Malopolska, Poland...a 2008 graduate of the British International School of Krakow...enjoys cooking, reading and hiking...she is majoring in international relations.