Erin Shober
Erin Shober
Year: SO
Hometown: Absecon, N.J.
High School: Holy Spirit

2019 (Sophomore)

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

2018 (Freshman)

  • Rowed in the third seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed 21st in its heat at the NCAA Championship (5/25 and 5/26)
  • Rowed in the bow seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed fourth in its flight at the Atlantic 10 Championship, helping the Rams to their sixth conference title (5/5)
  • Rowed in the bow seat for the Varsity 4+ against Dartmouth and Boston College (4/21)
  • Rowed in the bow seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that placed fourth in its flight at the Kerr Cup in Philadelphia (4/14)
  • Rowed in the bow seat for the Varsity 4+ boat that won its flight on Day One and finished second on Day Two at the George Washington Invitational (4/6 and 4/7)
  • Rowed in the third seat for the Varsity 4+ boat at the Doc Hosea Invitational (3/31)
  • Made her collegiate debut and rowed in the bow seat for the Varsity 4+ boat at the Cooper Sprints (3/25)

Before URI

  • Attended Holy Spirit High School, where she was a member of the basketball and crew teams.
  • Won gold medals at the Atlantic County Championships for rowing all four years of high school.
  • Won two silver medals at Stotesbury Cup Championships for rowing.
  • Won one gold medal and two silver medals at the State Championships for rowing.
  • Won two gold medals in the City Championships for rowing.

Personal

  • Born June 13, 1999.
  • Daughter of Ann and Ted Shober.
  • Has an older brother, Patrick, and a younger sister, Megan.
  • Her brother, Patrick, attends Syracuse University, where he is a member of the men's varsity crew team.
  • Her father, Ted, played football at Dickenson College.
  • Her grandfather, Stan Marczyk, played football at the University of North Carolina. 
  • Her uncle, Tom Shober, played football at Brown University.
  • Her uncle, Joe Marczyk, played football at William and Mary.
  • Her uncle, Pete Marczyk, played football at Penn State.
  • Her uncle, Bernie Marczyk, played football at Princeton.
  • Favorite team is the Philadelphia Eagles. 
  • Majoring in Speech Pathology, with plans to be a speech pathologist for children.