University of Iowa Athletics

Allison Blevins

Class Sr.
Hometown Prospect Heights, Ill.
High School John Hersey

2017-18 — Finished eighth (13:13.53) in the 2V8+ boat at the Jayhawk Jamboree on Oct. 22… appeared in five races for th 2V4+ crew in the spring… defeated Michigan State (7:39.04) on April 7… finished fourth (8:00.010) at the Longhorn Invitational on April 28… placed sixth (7:40.719) at the Big Ten Championships on May 13 to help the Hawkeyes to a fourth-place conference standing… earned Academic All-Big Ten.

2015-16 — Named to UI Dean’s List in 2015… competed in four competitions in the 2N8+ boat… placed first (7:37.1) at the Big Ten/ ACC Double Dual… placed second in both sessions at the Big Ten Double Dual in Iowa City on April 9… placed first (7:40.599) at the Lake Natoma Invite… placed fourth (7:02.720) at the Big Ten Championships.

Before Iowa… Ran track and cross country… did gymnastics… National Honor Society… Foreign Language Honor Society…

Personal… Born July 8, 1997 in Arlington Heights, Ill….. daughter of Brad and Nancy Blevins… communication sciences and disorders major…

Why Iowa… For the Communication Sciences and Disorders program.

My favorite aspect of rowing is… Challenging my self everyday and getting a good workout in.

What made you want to become a rower… It sounded like fun.