Brenda Arellano
Brenda Arellano
Year: 2015
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Santa Teresa HS
Position: Coxswain
Major: Psychology

2011-12: Rowed 2nd seat for Second 8 line-up at Lexington Reservoir vs. Mills … team finished first with a time of 8:36 … rowed 7th seat vs. St. Mary’s at the San Diego Crew Classic … rowed starboard for Second 8 line-up at Marina Del Ray vs. LMU … team finished second with a time of 8:39 … rowed starboard for Lightweight 4/heat 1 at Lake Natoma vs. University of San Diego, University of California San Diego and Cal … team finished third with a time of 8:18 … rowed starboard for Lightweight 4 Final at Lake Natoma vs. Humboldt State, Stanford, University of San Diego, University of California San Diego and Chapman … team finished forth with a time of 8:08 … rowed starboard for the Second 8 line-up at Sacramento vs. Gonzaga, Saint Mary’s, Portland, Creighton, LMU and  University of San Diego … team finished seventh with a time of 7:45.

ATHLETIC EXPERIENCE: First-year rower at Santa Clara as a true freshman in 2011-12.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif. ... daughter of Maricela and Victor Manuel Arellano ... attended Santa Teresa High School ... is part of the Color Guard ... majoring in Psychology and Women's and Gender Studies.