Team Head Coach
Varsity Women's Head Coach
Team Recruiting Contact
Allison started her rowing career as a freshman in high school with Westerville Crew. After rowing four years at Westerville, she continued her rowing career at Jacksonville University. She discovered her love for coaching her first year out of college when she took a job coaching the novice women at The Ohio State University Crew Club. From there she went on to coach at Lafayette College then Grand Valley State University before coming back to where it all started.
Notable achievements in coaching:
3rd place finish at Dad Vail in the Novice Women's 8+ for GVSU
2017 Great Lakes Region Women's Coach of the Year
At the suggestion of her grandparents, who started Northern Michigan University Crew, Allyson began rowing her freshman year at Grand Valley State University (GVSU). Her career there culminated in winning the women's pair event at ACRA in the spring of 2018. After graduating, Allyson joined Westerville Crew to coach under Allison Sobiech, who first taught her how to row at GVSU.
Varsity Women's Assistant Coach
Varsity Men's Head Coach
Novice Women's Head Coach
After three years of rowing for Westerville Crew, Ben continued on to row for the Ohio State Crew for three years, making the top varsity 8+ each year. His college rowing career was cut short by a shoulder injury, so he utilized his newfound free time to assist Coach Kyle Stanley in the Spring of 2019 before taking on the Men's Novice Coach role in September 2019.
After a long break from her college rowing years, Becky joined Westerville Crew in 2013. She started coaching as an assistant to the novice men’s and women’s teams. She continues to help the head coaches, providing help where needed. She is also a masters rower and a USRowing referee.