Published: Aug. 15, 2016

MSU alumna claims gold medal in rowing

Contact(s): Matt Larson Athletics office: (517) 355-2271

At Michigan State University, opportunities are available in the classroom, on the field and along the banks of the Red Cedar. For some students, MSU is a place to cultivate passions already within. But for Emily Regan, MSU alumna and newly minted Olympic gold medalist, MSU is where she found her love of rowing.

As the Detroit Free Press reports, Regan discovered the sport after getting information at a booth while she was attending MSU.

Emily Regan photo with quote: I would not be here, I would not have this opportunity, if I would not have chosen Michigan State. When I chose Michigan State, I chose it because it's an incredibily beautiful campus, and I loved having so many opportunities available a

Regan's gold medal in the women's eight is the first for a product of MSU's rowing program. Read more at

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