TACOMA, Washington – Lilly Herman '18 has been named a Pocock Division-III All-American by the College Rowing Coaches Association. Herman adds a Second Team All-American nod to her outstanding senior season, during which she also received All-Norhtwest Conference honors.
Herman was in the stroke seat Puget Sound's women's varsity-eight during the 2018 season. She helped lead the Loggers to a new course record on American Lake during the Lamberth Cup, crossing the finish line in 6:51.7.
A captain each of the past two years, Herman earned a spot in the Puget Sound crew program her freshman year. Her positive attitude and inspiring effort won over both coaches and teammates.
"Lilly brings it every day, and she inspires and compels her teammates to do likewise," said Puget Sound women's crew head coach Aaron Benson. "Lilly is the best individual rower on the team this year, and this is also the best team we've had in a decade.
Herman is aiming to return with the Loggers in the 2018-19 season as an assistant coach.