Will Greene

Will Greene


Grad Year - 1989

As a University of Rochester freshman in 1984 Will had no rowing experience when he joined the team. Upon graduation from UR, Will served in the U.S. Navy and returned to graduate school at Villanova University in Philadelphia.

While in Philadelphia, Will was an active rower, competing from Pennsylvania Athletic Club, a club that supports athletes with National team aspirations. As a representative of the Penn A.C. team, Will has competed in numerous National team selection regattas, as well as internationally. Additionally, Will has coached with Villanova University and the University of Pennsylvania.

After retiring as a competitive oarsmen, Greene worked as an attorney for several Philadelphia area law firms for seven years. The pull of the sport, however, was too strong, and Will returned to Rochester to head up the program. Will Greene coached the University of Rochester crew team from 2003 - 2013, during a transformational period which saw the rise of the women's team to Varsity status.

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