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Twelve USC Rowers Named CRCA Scholar Athletes

Jun 24, 2022

LOS ANGELES—Twelve Trojans were named Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association (CRCA) Scholar Athletes on June 24. Grete Alttoa, Eden Cooper-Squires, Ezi Emenike, Tierney Kellish, Madeleine Kim, Lilian Lau, Olivia Lau, Anna-Marie Mackova, Alexandra McCale, Ryleigh Megill, Anna Molnar, Sarah Panek and Jenna Van de Grift were each honored for their success in the classroom. 
 
Eden Cooper-Squires, Ezi Emenike, Madeleine Kim and Lillian Lau previously were awarded the CRCA Scholar Athlete in 2021. 
 
In order to be chosen as a CRCA Scholar Athlete, the student-athlete must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher for her career and row in her institution's NCAA eligible boats for a minimum of 75% of the current spring races. 

For a full list of award recipients and majors see below:
 
Grete Alttoa, R-Sr., Economics 
 
Eden Cooper-Squires, Jr., International Relations
 
Ezi Emenike, Sr., Communication
 
Madeleine Kim, Sr., Intelligence and Cyber Operations
 
Lillian Lau, Sr., Industrial and Systems Engineering

Olivia Lau, Sr., Biomedical Engineering
 
Anna-Marie Mackova, Sr., Public Relations
 
Alexandra McCale, Sr., Cognitive Science
 
 Ryleigh Megill, Sr., Human Biology
 
Anna Molnar, So. , GeoDesign 
 
Sarah Panek, Jr., Linguistics/Cognative Science
 
Jenna Van de Grift, R-Sr., M.S. Marketing