Grace Anne D'Amico
Grace Anne D'Amico
Year: Junior
Hometown: Winnetka, Ill.
High School: New Trier HS
Position: Coxswain
Major: Psychology

SOPHOMORE (2015-16): Coxed in the Varsity 8+ boat at the San Diego Crew Classic … coxed in the V8+ boat at the IRA National Championship Regatta … coxed in the winning V8+ boat at the Western Sprints … coxed in the winning V8+ boat at the WIRA Championship.

FRESHMAN (2014-15): Coxed for the Collegiate Novice 8 boat that finished first in a field of 14 with a time of 16:57.0 at the Head of the American.

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: Competed in rowing, figure skating and soccer at New Trier High School in Winnetka, Ill. ... varsity 8 boat finished in first place at the Midwest Championships and in fourth place at the petite final at the National Championships in 2014 … finished in 13th place at Head of the Charles in 2013 … junior varsity boat finished in first place at the Midwest Championships and National Championships in 2013 … freshman A boat finished in first place at the Midwest Championships and second place at the National Championships in 2011.

PERSONAL: Born in Chicago … parents are Vince and Cynthia D’Amico … has a younger brother, Carl, and younger sister, Sofia … father was captain of the men’s soccer team at Loyola University of Chicago … hobbies include exercise and photography … intends to study psychology at Santa Clara … career goals include becoming a sports psychologist or a neuroscientist.