Scarlett signs to row at Stetson

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Skyland - Katie Scarlett, a senior at Polk County High School, signed to row at Stetson University next year. The ceremony took placeWednesday in the Jack Gartner Boathouse at Lake Julian Park.

This is the 8th year that rowers and coxswains from Asheville Youth Rowing Association have been recruited to row in college. The program has five alumnae currently rowing at UNC-Chapel Hill and another alum rowing at Jacksonville University. Past members of AYRA have been selected to row at Brown, Clark University, Worchester Polytech, Georgia Tech, Vanderbilt, Puget Sound, Temple, Rutgers and Stetson.

This is the first time a senior at Polk County High School has signed a contract to row in college.

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