|High School:||Bishop Strachan School|
Sophomore (2016-17): Rowed in the first varsity all season … helped Dartmouth defeat Cornell for the first time since 2014 to win the Parents Cup (6:50.6) … at Sprints, her boat was fourth in the Grand Final (6:59.11) … beat Cornell to come first in final two and seventh overall at Ivies (6:30.35).
Freshman (2015-16): Stroked the varsity 4 that finished ahead of Penn and Bucknell in the Class of 1984 Plaque … at Sprints, her boat was second in the Grand Final (7:22.23) … her crew was second in the Petite Final at Ivies (7:03.58) … was given the team’s Novice Award for Spirit and Ability.
Before Dartmouth: Eleven-time letter winner at The Bishop Strachan School in basketball, volleyball, skiing and squash ... member of the Argonauts Rowing Club all four years ... finished sixth at CIRCS as a senior … Honor Roll.
Personal: Ciara Gaffney is the daughter of Tony Gaffney and Dee Patterson ... has two brothers, one of which, Owen, rowed crew at Princeton … born in London ... interested in a career in business.