Olivia Farrar
Olivia Farrar
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Pittsford, N.Y.

Freshman • 2018 
Sat six seat in first varsity eight against Georgetown, Bates ... Was first varsity seven seat against Princeton ... Was seven seat in first varsity eight that reached grand final at Knecht Cup ... Seven seat in first varsity eight's win over MIT ... Seven seat in first varsity eight that placed fifth at Eastern Sprints.

Before Harvard
Captained the Pittsford varsity crew team in 2017 ... Was also a member of the softball team and rifle/pistol shooting teams ... Competed on the United States National Team at the 2016 World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam, the Netherlands in the U23 Lightweight 2x ... Competed on the United States National Team at the 2017 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria in the U23 Lightweight 2x ... Competed at the 2014, 2016 and 2017 USRowing Youth National Championships in the Varsity 8A and 1x ... Competed at the 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Head of the Charles Regatta in the Varsity 8A ... Competed at the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 C.R.A.S.H. B’s World Rowing Indoor Championships, finishing 7th, 4th, 6th, and 2nd, respectively ...  2015 AP Scholar, 2016 AP Scholar with Distinction, 2017 AP Scholar with Distinction ... 2016 National Merit Scholarship qualifier ... 2015 Congressional Art Competition winner for district in New York State ... 2017 Monroe Community College Scholar’s Day winner ... 2013-2016 volunteer coach for Pittsford Crew Learn-to-Scull program ... 2017 volunteer at Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society of Greater Rochester ... Father, John, played football at St. Lawrence (1977) ... Sister, Emily, rowed at Tulsa (2016).