Chelsea Kneuer
Chelsea  Kneuer


Pittsford, NY

High School:
Pittsford Mendon



Rowers Kick Off 2015 in Oak Ridge

Spartans line up with competitive field to begin season


Rowing Season Begins This Weekend at Oak Ridge

Spartans Face Earliest Start Since 2009


Rowing Season Begins This Weekend at Oak Ridge

Spartans Face Earliest Start Since 2009


Spartans Finish Fourth at Big Ten Championships

Second Novice Eight Earns Bronze Medal


Spartans Head to UVA Invitational

NCAA Boats face off with top competition

2015 Starting the season as the coxswain in the second varsity eight, which came away with a mixed bag of results at the season-opening Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/14-15), finishing in contact with both second-place Oklahoma (6:10.545) and third-place UCF (6:10.791) in the opening race, clocked at 6:13.259 … Was third behind eventual top-10 national finishers Virginia and Yale in the second race, but won the third race in a time of 6:10.139, open water ahead of Tennessee, Kansas, and Alabama … Lost a pair of head-to-head battles with second varsity eights from Louisville and Notre Dame in a double dual held at Ohio State (3/28) … In the 2V, finished a length behind Big Ten foes Iowa (6:44.8-6:49.23) and Indiana (6:37.1-6:42.0) in a Big Ten Double Dual at Michigan (4/11) … Finished third in the first set of second varsity eight races at the Clemson Invitational, a photo finish with Duke (6:54.3-6:54.9) for second place behind Louisville (4/18). Was fifth in the second 2V race, and fourth in the 2V finale … Coxed the varsity four which finished behind Michigan, Syracuse, and host Ohio State in Columbus (4/25) … Finished behind Minnesota and the host Badgers in a Big Ten varsity four race held in Baraboo, Wisconsin (5/2) … Finished third in the second semifinal heat for second varsity eights at the Big Ten Championships (May 16), just five-tenths of a second behind second-place Indiana … Was sixth in the Grand Final at Big Tens, clocked in a time of 7:19.715.

2014: Finished second by three seats to Iowa, but had open-water over third-place Penn in the second varsity eight at the Clemson Invitational (4/20)... Posted a win in the second varsity four by a length over Kansas at the Oak Ridge Cardinal invitational (3/15).

2013: In the season opener (March 30), coxed the varsity four which fell to Michigan by eight seconds and Notre Dame by seven at home ... Coxswain for the varsity four in a four-boat race with Big Ten foes Michigan, Ohio State, and Indiana (April 13) when conditions forced a change from a double-dual format. Finished fourth in a time of 8:20.9 ... Coxed the varsity four against some of the best crews in the country at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21). Finished fifth (7:39.2) in the Saturday morning session behind winner Penn (7:34.0). On Saturday afternoon, posted a race victory in a time of 7:21.2, the sixth-fastest time overall from the three heats. On Sunday, the V4 finished fifth in its heat (7:19.3), as Louisville had a length lead on Cornell at the finish ... Varsity four coxswain as MSU fell to Virginia's two fours in the morning session at UVA with Duke (April 27), but significantly reduced the margin when the falling to the Blue Devils by six seats (7:54.9) in the afternoon session ... Raced Big Ten foes Minnesota and Wisconsin in the final week of the regular season (May 5), and rowed to a second-place finish (7:42.7) as the coxswain in the varsity four. Finished by three lengths of open water ahead of Minnesota but behind host Wisconsin ... Coxswain of the second varsity four, and helped MSU to a fifth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (May 19) in Indianapolis. Finished the race in a time of 8:03.126, and helped MSU to a fourth-place team finish in the Championships.

2012: Took a sixth place finish at the Big Ten Championships in a time of 7:06.852 as part of the novice eight... On April 7 in Iowa City, defeated Louisville by 33.1 seconds and the host Hawkeyes by four seconds... Notched victories over Northeastern and Penn at the UVA Invitational (April 14-15) as part of the novice eight.