WSU finished just one and a half points behind 10th-ranked Stanford.
The Cougars performed well in the morning and afternoon sessions.
The Cougars earned enough points Sunday to place above the No. 15 Badgers.
After day one of racing at the Lake Natoma Invite, the Cougars prepare for a big day against top-15 opponents.
Each varsity four boat defeated its Husky counterpart Friday.
WSU CAREER: Competed with the third varsity eight and varsity four in the fall during SOPHOMORE (2011-12) year... a member varsity four boat that defeated Gonzaga... varsity four boat defeated Oregon State as the team captured the Winchell Cup for the third straight year...finished fourth with the varsity four, ahead of Stanford, Oregon State, and USC in the Pac-12 Championships...competed with the novice team during FRESHMAN (2010-11) year, helping the team to a fourth-place finish at the San Diego Crew Classic...also fourth-place, finishing ahead of UCLA, Stanford, and USC at the Pacific-10 Conference Championships.
CLUB CAREER: Competed at Gymnastics 4 U for head coach Pamela Cays.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in swimming and diving at Kelso High School for head coach Aaron Lunday...earned all-league first team diving honors all four years and was the highest point scorer at the Great St. Helens League (GSHL) Swim and Dive District Championship...team captain in 2008...four-year letterwinner in gymnastics under head coach Deadra Navolynski...as a freshman, earned first-team GSHL floor honors...as a sophomore, earned first-team GSHL floor and uneven bar honors...as a junior, earned first-team GSHL all-around honors and was team captain...as a senior, was GSHL All-League Gymnastics All-Around...competed at National High School Gymnastics Championships...also competed in water polo and track and field in high school.
PERSONAL: Ashlee Bonahoom...born in July of 1991...parents Donald and Linda...brothers Donnie, Darin, and Cody...sisters Debbie, Dorrie, and Deadra...plans to pursue a degree in movement studies with a minor in psychology at Washington State.
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