Avery Cohen
Avery Cohen
Height: 4-10
Year: SR
Hometown: Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y.
High School: Cold Spring Harbor High School
Major: Elementary Education

2016 (Senior)

  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed second in its flight at the Atlantic 10 Championship, helping the Rams win their fourth A-10 title and earn the program's second trip to the NCAA Championship (5/8)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ boat that beat MIT and Holy Cross on Lake Quinsigamond (4/24)
  • Was the cox for the Third Varsity 8+ boat against Boston University and Boston College (4/16)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ boat on the first day of the George Washington Invitational (4/8)
  • Was the cox for the Third Varsity 8+ boat on both days of the Doc Hosea Invitational Regatta (4/2 and 4/3)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ in its win at Massachusetts (3/26)

2015 (Junior)

  • Was the cox for the Varsity 8 boat that placed second in its flight at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/2)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 8 boat that won the Resolute Cup against Boston College and also beat Boston University (4/25)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8 boat at the Lake Natoma Invitational (4/11 and 4/12)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4A boat that swept Boston University and Buffalo at the Nordic 9 in Ithaca, N.Y. (4/4)

2014 (Sophomore)

  • Recognized as a 2014 CRCA National Scholar Athlete
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ team that placed second at the Atlantic 10 Championship to help Rhode Island place second overall in the team standings (5/4)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ team that placed third at the Dale England Cup behind No. 10 Notre Dame and No. 13 Indiana and ahead of Alabama (4/25, 4/26)
  • Was the cox for the Third Varsity 8+ team that won at Rutgers (4/12)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4B+ boat that beat Buffalo (4/5)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4B+ boat that lost to Massachusetts and Boston College (3/29)

2013 (Freshman)

  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4A+ team at Yale (5/11)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ team that placed first at the Atlantic 10 Championship to help Rhode Island win the team title and earn an automatic bid to the NCAA Championship (5/4)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4A+ team that swept Boston University, Boston College and MIT (4/27)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4A+ team at the Clemson Invite (4/20 and 4/21)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4A+ team at No. 9 Brown (4/13)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4A+ team that beat Dartmouth (4/6)… Was the cox on the Varsity 4A+ team that defeated Boston College, Massachusetts and George Washington (3/30)

Before URI

  • Attended Cold Spring Harbor High School and The Elizabeth Morrow School
  • Competed in crew and gymnastics during high school
  • Also competed for the Sagamore Rowing Club Travel Team in 2011 and 2012
  • Captain of her crew team in 2011 and 2012
  • In 2011, was part of school record performance at the Head of the Charles, earning a guarenteed spot in the 2012 event
  • First place at New York Public School Championship in boys 8+ and boys 4+ for four straight years
  • Helped school qualify for SRAA Nationals for the first time ever in sweep boat compeition

Personal

  • Born on January 16, 1994
  • Daughter of Jaime and Eric
  • Was an Eagle Dock Beach Association Volunteer to help keep area beaches clean
  • Enjoys crew, skiing and longboarding
  • Favorite team is the U.S. Women's Olympic Rowing Team
  • Favorite athlete is Mary Whipple
  • Majoring in Elementary Education