Stephanie Bochenek
Stephanie Bochenek

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hamilton, Ontario

High School:
Bishop Ryan

Birthdate:
11/24/1989


2011: Has competed with the varsity eight all season sitting primarily in the two seat... Honored as a member of the All-Big Ten First Team ... Named to the All-Central Region First Team...Captured a Big Ten gold medal in the varsity eight when the Spartans took first place in the race with a time of 6:17.12, a 3.41-second margin of victory over Ohio State at the Big Ten Championships ... The gold medal was her third at Big Tens in her career... Advanced to the Grand Finals at the NCAA regatta, where the varsity eight rowed to a sixth place finish with a time of 6:36.12... Helped the Spartans capture the Dale England Cup with a sweep of Boston University, Gonzaga and Indiana and posted a 4.1 second victory over the Hoosiers... Captured two Big Ten victories over Minnesota and Wisconsin with the varsity eight in the Spartans' only home race ... Rowed to a win over Texas by 4.3 seconds... Notched a 3.7 second victory over No. 17 Washington State with the varsity eight.

2010: Rowed with the varsity eight in all seven races of the season... Defeated both No. 9 Michigan and Notre Dame in the first meet of the season... Posted a season-best time of 6:15.9 in wins over Gonzaga and Buffalo... Recorded victories over Cornell, Indiana and Ohio State by 12 seconds or more... Took first place in the Big Ten Championships with a time of 6:17.41... Rowed to a second place finish in the 2010 South/Central Sprints... Came in 7th place in the 2010 NCAA Regatta with a time of 6:28.53.

2009: Rowed as a member of the second varsity eight crew in all seven meets, sitting at the stroke, six, five and three spots ... Helped the second varsity eight to a Petite Final victory at the NCAA Regatta clocking in a time of 6:37.83 in an open water victory ... Helped the second varsity eight to a second place finish at the Aramark South/Central Sprints recording a time of 6:13.40 ... Member of the second varsity eight crew which took first at the Big Ten Championships in a time of 6:15.07 ... Helped lead the second varsity eight to a pair of victories at the Dale England Cup ... An Academic All-Big Ten selection.

2008: Rowed as a member of the novice eight crew in four races, sitting at the stroke in all four races ... Member of second-place novice eight crew at the Big Ten Championships ... Helped turn in the novice eight top-time of 7:18.16 at the South/Central Regatta, defeating crews from North Carolina, Iowa, Kansas and Kansas State while sitting at the four spot ... Stroked the four at the National Regatta ... Helped defeat both the "A" and "B" boats of No. 3 Virginia after finishing the race in 6:58.0 ... Helped defeat Minnesota in two separate races on the Mississippi River, topping both their novice eight and the second novice eight ... Turned in a season-best 5:57.4 in the first race against Minnesota's novice eight.

Personal: Born Nov. 24, 1989 ... Daughter of Hank and Anneliese Bochenek ... An accounting major.