Brenna Kelly
Brenna Kelly
Height: 4-11
Year: JR
Hometown: Simsbury, Conn.
High School: Simsbury
Major: Psychology

2019 (Junior)

  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8+ that won its flight at the Atlantic 10 Championship, helping the team win its seventh conference title (5/18)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8+ at the Eastern Sprints (5/5)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8+ at the Cherry Hill Invitational (4/20)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8+ at the George Washington Invitational (4/13)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8+ at the Doc Hosea Invitational (3/30)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 8+ boat at the Cooper Sprints (3/24)

2018 (Sophomore)

  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 4+ against Boston College (4/21)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 4+ boat that placed second in its flight at the Kerr Cup in Philadelphia (4/14)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 4+ boat that won its flight on both days at the George Washington Invitational (4/6 and 4/7)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ boat at the Cooper Sprints (3/25)

2017 (Freshman)

  • Was the cox for the Third Varsity 8+ boat at the Atlantic 10 Championship (5/6)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 4+ boat that defeated MIT head-to-head (4/22)
  • Was the cox for the Second Varsity 4+ boat that competed against Boston College and Boston University (4/15)
  • Was the cox for the Third Varsity 8+ boat at the George Washington Invitational (4/8)
  • Was the cox for the Varsity 4+ boat at the Doc Hosea Invitational (4/2)
  • Made her collegiate debut as the cox for the Third Varsity 8+ boat that competed against MIT in Boston, Mass. (3/25)

Before URI

  • Attended Simsbury High School, where she competed in rowing for four years, earning four varsity letters
  • Was an honors student for all four years of high school
  • Was a member of the Leadership Club
  • State champion in rowing in 2013, 2014 and 2016
  • Also competed on a club dodgeball team in 2016 

Personal

  • Born May 1, 1998
  • Is an only child
  • Enjoys snowboarding and music
  • Favorite athlete is Mark McMorris 
  • Favorite sports teams are the Boston Red Sox and Pittsburgh Penguins
  • Majoring in Psychology with a Spanish Minor.