Alessandra Montesano

Player profile

  • Hometown Cremona, Italy
  • Last School Liceo Scientifico Ettore San Felice
  • Year Sophomore
  • Height 5-6

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018) Member of the 1V8 boat that finished 31-1 overall and 901 in races… earned the B1G title with a time of 6:20.948 to help the team to its sixth consecutive conference title in as many years… finished sixth at the 2018 NCAA Championship with the 1V8. 

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE Rowed for five years at Liceo Scientifico Ettore San Felice… started rowing with Canottieri Erindanea in 2012… 2013 Regional Champion of Lombardy in the double scull… 2016 European and World Rowing Junior Champion with the Italian National Team and National Champion in the single scull… 2017 World Rowing U23 Champion as a member of the Italian National team. 

PERSONAL Daughter of Marinella Parente and Roberto Montesano… has one sibling, Emanuele… majoring in Strategic Communication… plans to train to qualify for the Olympics and after graduation, row professionally for the Italian National Team.