Athlete of the Week: Lena Smalla '20

Lena Smalla '20
Girls' Varsity Rowing


Oct. 7th, 2019 

Boston University commit, Lena Smalla '20, stroked the girls' first boat to a fourth place finish at The Head of the Riverfront in Hartford, CT. Lena's crew finished four seconds behind last year's national champions in the event, the girls 4+. Lena set an aggressive rhythm, and her teammates matched her down the course. 

In one year, Lena has come a long way. She put in a lot of work this summer and is seeing strong results on the erg. Lena and her teammates are raising their performance level every day.