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Savanah Skack - Women's Rowing - Kansas Jayhawks

Savanah Skack

Height 5'8"
Class Junior
Hometown Muskego, Wis.
High School Muskego HS
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Career Honors

  • Big 12 Co-Boat of the Week, First Varsity Eight (4/7)
  • Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athlete [2021]
  • 2021 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • Most Improved Oarswoman [2021]

2020-21 (SOPHOMORE)

  • Aided the team to a 3.55 spring GPA
  • Led team to be 2021 Sunflower Showdown Champions over Kansas State
  • Competed with the First Varsity Eight against Oklahoma (3/27) with a second-place mark of 6:39.38
  • Improved from a day one fourth-place time of 7:46.45 of the Sunshine State Invite (4/2-3) to a third-place time of 7:46.45 with the First Varsity Eight
  • Raced with the First Varsity Eight at Iowa’s Regatta, taking fourth overall at 6:46.45
  • Helped the First and Second Varsity Eight combo to a first-place time of 8:28.0 against Drake (5/1)
  • Paced the First Varsity Eight to a time of 7:12.6 taking first against Kansas State in the Sunflower Showdown (5/1)
  • Notched a top-5 finish with the First Varsity Eight at the Big 12 Championship (5/1)
  • A part of First Varsity Eight that earned Big 12 Co-Boat of the Week (4/7)
  • 2021 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
  • Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association National Scholar-Athlete
  • Named Most Improved Oarswoman by the team

2019-20 (FRESHMAN)

  • No season due to the coronavirus

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Lettered in swimming and diving, track and field, and rowing
  • Two-time conference champions in swimming
  • Two-time regional champions in track and field
  • Earned fourth place at Midwest Rowing Championships in the third varsity four

PERSONAL
Daughter of John and Corine Skack … Has a sister, Sierra … Father played football at The University of Wisconsin and Long Beach State … Plans to major in civil engineering.