Nika Szyrynski
Nika Szyrynski
Height: 5-9
Year: So.
Hometown: Elk Grove, Calif.
Position: stbd

As a sophomore (2014): Raced with the second varsity eight in all 11 spring races, sitting in the five seat on six occasions and the three seat on five occasions…sat in the five seat with the JV8 when the boat won the WIRA Championships…that boat was named the Conference USA Boat of the Week after posting one of the fastest JV8 times in school history (6:53.10).

As a freshman (2013):
Competed with the novice eight, second novice eight and second novice four during her freshman season with the Hornets…sat with the novice eight in three races, including once at bow and twice in the three seat…with the second novice eight, she sat at three on two occasions, and once in both the five and seven seats…sat at seven with the gold medal winning second novice eight at the WIRA Championships.

Personal: A chemistry major…has a 2,000-meter ergometer time of 7:38.2.