The Crimson Tide's seniors were also honored in their final home race on the Black Warrior River
Alabama Highlights: Sophomore - 2011-12 Coxswain for the Novice 8+ in seven races ... coxswain for a Varsity 8+ boat at the Head of the Hooch ... finished first with the Novice 8+ at the Chattanooga Head Race ... finished third with the Novice 8+ boat at the Head of the Hooch ... part of the first-place finish with the Novice 8+ boat at the Oak Ridge Regatta ... served as coxswain for the winning Second Varsity 4+ boat against Iowa ... part of the second-place finish with the Novice 8+ boat against Dartmouth and Cornell ... served as coxswain for the eighth-place Novice 8+ boat at the C-USA Championships ... earned Dean's List (3.5 or better GPA) for the fall semester and President's List for the spring semester ... holds a 4.0 GPA for her collegiate career.
Freshman 2010-11 Rowed in the Tide's Second Novice 8+ at the SIRA Championships ... earned a place on the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll ... earned President's List honors for the fall and spring semester.
Prep Highlights: National Merit Scholarship Finalist ... National AP Scholar ... Naval Academy Summer Seminar ... Peer Mediation Team ... volunteered with Habitat for Humanity ... Executive Student Council.
Personal Information: Full name: Bernadette Kathleen Bucher ... daughter of Patricia and James Bucher ... brothers, Brian and Nicholas ... math and economics major ... born October 24, 1991.