Erica Holmes
Erica Holmes
Year: Junior
Hometown: Buckinghamshire, England
High School: Wycombe
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Dunster

Junior: Raced in the first varsity eight at Head of the Charles Regatta ... Sat five seat in the first varsity eight at Ivy/Big Ten Double Duels, defeating Michigan State ... Sat five seat in first varsity eight against Brown ... Five seat for the varsity eight at Ivy Round Robins ... Was bow for first varsity eight's win over Northeastern ... Bow in first varsity eight that won Eastern Sprints Championship.

Sophomore: Raced in the Second Varsity Eight for most of the season … Raced in five seat of the First Varsity Eight against Michigan State and Boston College … Raced in seven seat of the Second Varsity Eight at the Ivy League Championships.

Freshman: Raced in the Second Varsity Eight in every race this season, including EARC Sprints and the Ivy League Championships … Sat in seven seat and bow seat over the season. 

Before Radcliffe: Won 12 National Golds from 2012-2015 with Marlow Rowing Club … Captain of the winning Great Britain women’s team at the Coupe de la Jeunesse Regatta in 2015 and won gold for GB in the W4x at this event in 2014 … Gold at the 2013 GB vs. France match ... Henley Women’s Regatta winner in 2013 and 2015, and Henley Royal Regatta finalist in 2014 ... Ranked fifth U16 in 2013, and seventh U18 in 2015 at the GB Junior Trials.  

Favorite Class at Harvard: The American Presidency with Professor Roger Porter

Why Radcliffe: Because this is the most impressive group of humble, kind, and multi-talented girls I’ve ever met… and we know how to get rowdy in the basin.

Radcliffe Names: Rick, Princess Ricky