Lisa Roman becomes the eighth Cougar to pick up All-America Second Team honors.
The Cougar senior earns the honors for the second-straight season.
The senior rower was named to the all-west region first team.
Washington State's novice eight clinched the bronze medal, coming in third.
WSU CAREER: Competed in the varsity eight during the fall season of JUNIOR (2010-11) year, helping to defeat Stanford, Oklahoma, Iowa, Tulsa, and Gonzaga...continued to compete with the varsity eight during spring season, leading to defeats over Michigan, Ohio State, and Oregon State...member of the varsity eight at the Pacific-10 Conference Championships that placed fourth...also raced in the varsity eight at the NCAA Rowing Championships, placing 12th ...named to the Pacific-10 All-Conference Team ...represented Canada at the Under-23 World Rowing Championships...member of the varsity eight boat as a SOPHOMORE (2009-10)...helped the varsity eight to three victories over Gonzaga during the fall season and a second-place finish to Washington at the Head of the Lake...in the spring, rowed with the varsity eight to a fourth-place finish at the San Diego Crew Classic and third-place finish at the Lake Natoma Invite...member of the Cougs' varsity eight that took victories at Washington and at home against Oregon State...varsity eight finished 14th at the NCAA Championships, as team finished 13th overall...competed in the St. Catharines Rowing Club senior women eight boat at the Royal Henley Regatta, where the boat won gold
JUNIOR COLLEGE/CLUB CAREER: Rowed two years at University of the Fraser Valley...placed eighth in single and ninth in women's heavy weight pair at Canadian University Championships as a freshman ...won gold for British Columbia in women's pairs and women's four at the 2009 Canada Games...also helped B.C. women's eight that earned silver.
HIGH SCHOOL: Figure skated thirteen years with mother Elizabeth Roman as her coach...achieved Gold Free Skate, Gold Dance, and Gold Skills in the Skate Canada system...placed second in Gold Ladies Singles at Provincial Star Skate Championships.
PERSONAL: Lisa Carrie Elizabeth Roman...born in September of 1989 in Surrey, B.C...father Mike is a B.C. Coast Marine pilot...mother Elizabeth is a figure skating coach...older twin brothers Blair and Bryan...majoring in psychology at WSU.
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