History & Tradition

Founded in 2008-09, the OU rowing program has quickly risen to the top. In just nine seasons, Head Coach Leeanne Crain and the Sooners have won two Big 12 and two Conference USA titles and became the first Big 12 team to compete at the NCAA Rowing Championship in 2013 before returning again in 2014. Along the way, the Sooners have amassed seven conference Rower of the Year honors and five Coach of the Year awards in addition to numerous national awards and unparalleled success in the classroom.
Conference Titles NCAA Appearances National Awards Conference Awards
Conference Titles
It took just five years for OU to win a conference title.
NCAA Appearances
The Sooners earned the conference's first NCAA birth in 2013.
National Awards
The success of the Sooners has been recognized.
Conference Awards
OU has earned seven Rower and five Coach of the Year honors.
Academic Honors Year-By-Year Results Letterwinners  
Academic Honors
OU's first NCAA's Elite 89 Award winner in any sport belongs to an OU rower.
Year-By-Year Results
Complete records, results and coaching history.
A look at every Sooner to earn a varsity letter.