University of Iowa Athletics

Sheila Shedden

Class Senior
Hometown Lowbanks, Ontario
High School E.L. Crossley

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… coxed 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… Coxed for the varsity four and second varsity eight during the fall season… lead V4+ to a fifth place finish at the Head of the Rock and the 2V8+ to a sixth place finish at the Head of the Iowa.

2005-2006… Coxed for the 2V8+ boats that defeated Duke and Kansas State in the Longhorn Invitational… coxed for the V4+ that placed second in the Petite Final of the Big Ten Championship and the V4+ that placed fifth in the C Final of the Central Sprints.

Before Iowa… 2005 (E.L. Crossley Crew) Stotesbury Cup Philadelphia- Boys lwt 4+ Gold… 2005 (E.L. Crossley Crew) Scholastic Nationals Mercer Lake-Boys Lwt 4+ Gold… 2005 (E.L. Crossley Crew) CSSRA St. Catherines, Ont-Sr. Mens 66kg 4+ Gold, Sr Mens 72kg 4+ Gold… 2005 Jr National Team CANAMMEX, Oak Ridge, Tenn- Canandian Women[apos]s 8+ Silver, Canadian Women[apos]s 4+ Silver… 2005 South Niagara Rowing Clubs Coxwain of the Year.

Personal… Born July 8…. daughter of Lewis and Jackie Shedden….English major with a focus on elementary education.