Monika Sobieszek
Monika Sobieszek
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Stoneham, Mass.
High School: Stoneham

Concentration: Undeclared

Before Brown: Competed for Community Rowing Inc...Took third place in the junior B eight at the 2011 Club Nationals...Won a silver medal in the junior A eight at the 2012 Club Nationals...Came in eighth in the youth women's eight at the 2012 Head of the Charles...Earned second place in the women's varsity eight at the 2013 Saratoga Invitational...Earned two varsity letters as a member of the swim team at Stoneham High School...A member of the National Honor Society.

Why did you choose Brown? "I chose Brown because of the challenge it poses to me with its high academic standards and its successful women's rowing program."