University of Iowa Athletics

Romy Post

Class Senior
Hometown Burke, VA
High School Robinson Secondary

2007-2008… Competed in the championship eights at the Head of the Charles… member of the V8+ that earned Big Ten Boat of the Week April 15 during the spring season… stroked in the five seat of every race… helped Iowa to wins over UCF, Duke and Kansas Sate at the Longhorn Invitational… contributed to the Hawkeyes first place team finish at the George Washington Invitational with wins over George Washington, Navy and St. Josephs… posted a win against Indiana at the Big Ten Challenge… placed second in the Petite Finals at the Big Ten Championships… earned a fourth place finish in the Petite Finals at the South-Central Regionals.

2006-2007… Held down the seventh seat in the second varsity eight in all three fall races…placed fifth at the Head of the Rock, fifth at the Head of the Charles, and sixth at Head of Iowa…also raced in varsity fours during the fall…raced in 2V8+ for the majority of the spring season…helped 2V8+ to a second place finish at the Big Ten Championships…sat seventh seat in the V8+ that placed first in the Final C at Central Regional Sprints…academic all-Big Ten selection.

2005-2006… Member of the 2V8+ for the spring season… helped to defeat Duke, Kansas State, and Creighton… member of the 2V8+ boat that placed Second in the Petite Finals of the Big Ten Championship… member of the V4+ team that placed fifth in the C Final of the Central Sprints.

Before Iowa… Helped her 4+ to the 2005 Virginia State Championship as a senior… won the pairs double slide at the 2005 Mid-Atlantic Erg sprints… member of the A and B honor roll her senior year.

Personal… Born October 13, 1986… daughter of Lowell and Beatrix Meltzer…English major.