Gabriele Welp

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Class: Junior
Hometown: Valley Cottage, NY
High School: Immaculate Heart Academy, Township of Washington, NJ


Results
As a junior (2017-18) 
Made the grand final in the single sculls at USRowing's Youth National Championships.. Captured bronze in the varsity single sculls at the SRAA National Championship Regatta... Won gold in the varsity single sculls at the USRowing Mid-Atlantic Youth Championships and earned a bid to the USRowing Youth National Championships... Made the grand final in the varsity single sculls and took silver stroking the varsity lightweight eight at Cooper Cup... Captured bronze stroking the varsity lightweight quadruple sculls and made the grand final in the varsity single sculls at Mercer Sprints/ ISA Sculling Championships... Won gold in the varsity single sculls at the Steve Neczypor Memorial Regatta... Won gold in the junior lightweight 2k race and set the all-time event record at the HRRA Indoor Sprints... Rowed nearly 100 miles during Rockland's winter training trip in Austin, Texas... Won gold in the junior lightweight 2k event at the Ironmen Erg Classic... Captured bronze in the varsity single sculls and fifth in the varsity double sculls at the Head of the Schuylkill... Competed in the women's youth four at the Head of the Charles... Took silver in the varsity single sculls and bronze in the double sculls at the Head of the Passaic... Finished fifth at Head of the Housatonic in the varsity single sculls.... Took silver in the varsity single sculls and bronze in the varsity quadruple sculls at the Head of the Riverfront... Took silver in the varsity double sculls at the King's Head Regatta

As a sophomore (2016-17)
Won gold in the U17 single sculls at Philly Youth... Finished fifth in the grand final of the intermediate lightweight double sculls at USRowing Club National Championships... Won gold in the intermediate quadruple sculls and second in the U17 single sculls at the Independence Day Regatta... Won gold in the intermediate lightweight double sculls at Schuylkill Navy... Finished 20th in the pair at the USRowing Youth National Championships... Silver in the U17 double sculls at the Mid-Atlantic Youth Championships... Rowed 100 miles during Rockland's winter training trip in Austin, Texas... Finished 26th out of 106 in the junior lightweight 2k event at CRASH-B's... Took silver in the lightweight 2k event at the Ironmen Erg Classic.


Rockland Rowing Awards
Coach's Award Recipient (Spring 2018)
Varsity Team Captain (Spring 2018)
Broken Oar Award Recipient (Winter 2017-18)
Scholar-Athlete Award Recipient (Spring 2017)
Most Improved Award Recipient (Spring 2017)


Personal 
Gabby's most memorable sporting achievement is finishing fifth in the grand final in the intermediate lightweight double sculls at the 2017 USRowing Club National Championships... The most influential people in her rowing career are her parents, Melissa Boyd and Lucille Tasker... Gabby likes ripping it on the erg in her free time... She plans to row for a D1 school and study neurobiology, biomedical engineering or nutritional sciences... Gabby aspires to represent the U.S. at future world championships and in the Olympic Games.