On June 9th the School District of Philadelphia held a virtual graduation ceremony for the Class of 2020. We are happy to announce that all 18 PCR senior student-athletes earned their high school diploma and have plans to attend college in the fall! The class of 2020 is the 9th graduating class of Philadelphia City Rowing, marking 9 straight years that 100% of PCR seniors have graduated high school with plans to further their education or professional training.
Julianna Rogers (Drexel University - left) and Michaela Donnelly (Marietta College - right) will be competing for their schools’ NCAA varsity women’s rowing teams, while a number of our other graduates plan to walk on to their schools’ men’s varsity and club rowing teams.
The class of 2020 graduates will be attending the following colleges and universities next year:
Bryson Cliggett - Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA
Maya Davis - Spelman College in Atlanta, GA
Michaela Donnelly - Marietta College in Marietta, OH
Max Gombiner - University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA
Lucce Guido - The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA
Fiona Jacobs - University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburg, PA
Jerry Kalins - Temple University in Philadelphia, PA
Seth Lopez - West Chester University in West Chester, PA
Luigi Mazzochi - Temple University in Philadelphia, PA
Max Mester - University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA
Bix Pancoe - Northeastern University in Boston, MA
Julian Richardson - Penn State University in State College, PA
Julianna Rogers - Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA
Beckett Sanderson - Northeastern University in Boston, MA
Codi Sarlo-Resnick - Community College of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA
Oscar Wahl - The Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, NY
Nate White - West Chester University in West Chester, PA
John Yuhas - School of Visual Arts in New York City, NY
To honor these 18 remarkable student-athletes and the contributions they’ve made to our program, our newest eight-person rowing shell will be named “Class of 2020.” The names of each student-athlete will be listed on the shell.
Congratulations to the PCR class of 2020!
Boat naming opportunities are available and are a beautiful tribute to a beloved relative, coach, former teammate, or friend. If you're interested in learning more about our boat and oar naming opportunities, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org