Sarah Kovacs
Sarah Kovacs

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Grand Haven, Mich.

High School:
Grand Haven

Position:
Varsity


05/28/2014

2014 Spring Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

MSU had 104 student-athletes recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

05/18/2014

Spartans Fifth at Big Tens

Varsity Four Wins Bronze

04/25/2014

No. 5 Virginia, Duke on Tap for Rowers

Spartans face off with both teams for the second time this season.

04/11/2014

Big Ten Double Dual Awaits Rowers Saturday

Spartans line up with Gophers, Badgers

03/27/2014

Spartans Head East For Two Races

MSU races BU, Rutgers Friday; Takes on Ivy Foes Saturday morning

2014: Second Team All-Big Ten selection... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Academic All-Big Ten... Defeated Duke by eight seconds in the varsity eight race at Virginia (4/26)... Finished a half-length behind No. 12 Washington State and a full length ahead of No. 18 Syracuse at the Clemson Invitational (4/19)... Varsity eight defeated both Boston and Rutgers by more than 15 seconds (3/28)... Varsity eight defeated Kansas by open water and posted a win over Tennessee by a length on the first day at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational (3/15).

2013: Raced in the six seat of the second varsity in the season opener (March 30) against Michigan and Notre Dame at home, and fell by two lengths to the Wolverines and a length and a half to the Irish ... Rowed in the seven seat of the varsity eight 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 6:54.13 ... Lined up with some of the best crews in the country at the Clemson Invitational (April 20-21). In the stroke seat of the second varsity eight, finished fourth in its morning heat, (6:50.2), as Cornell posted the second-best time of the morning session and won MSUs heat in a time of 6:40.8. The second varsity eight finished its Saturday heat in fifth, just five-tenths of a second behind Indiana in a time of 6:41.7. In Sunday's finale, finished behind Cornell (7:09.7), Oklahoma, Clemson, and Louisville, clocked in a time of 7:19.3 ... Four seat in the varsity eight when the team traveled to Virginia to take on the host Cavaliers and Duke (April 27), falling to No. 4 UVA in a time of 6:46.4, and by just over seven seconds to Duke (6:55.2) ... Raced Big Ten foes Minnesota and Wisconsin in the final week of the regular season (May 5), and rowed to a third-place finish (6:42.6) as the four seat in the varsity eight ... In the four seat, helped the varsity eight to a fourth-place finish at the Big Ten Championships (May 19) in a time of 6:44.334, avenging a pair of losses to Minnesota in the regular season. Helped MSU finish fourth at the Championships as a team.