As I walk down the street, I feel on edge, a feeling that I have come to know all too well. I remove my headphones to hear voices in the distance telling me to “go home”. I walk past the men in uniform as they continue their attempt to catch me off guard. The smiles on their faces look as if they had just heard the funniest joke in the world. Knowing there was nothing I could do, I took one last look at their silver badges reflecting in the moonlight and continued my walk of shame.
The University of Portland Women's Rowing program has announced Gulliver Scott as the team’s head coach. Scott most recently served as the Associate Head Coach of The Saint Mary’s College of California Women’s Rowing team and brings over 20 years of experience to the team. With former head coach Pasha Spencer stepping down, Scott is looking to give the Pilots a new identity.