Took second in the Open 2x with Kendra Warren at the Chattanooga Head Race...Assisted her shell in capturing the silver in the Championship 4+ in Chattanooga...Helped UT's first-ever entry in the Championship 4+ at the Head of the Charles finish 14th.
Spent time at the USRowing Mideast Development Camp and competed in the USRowing National Regatta in Indianapolis, Ind. in the summer of 2006...Started out the fall strong, grabbing gold with the Championship 8+ and Championship 4+ at the Chattanooga Head Race...Also picked up a fourth-place finish in the Championship Pair with Mary Jones...Pushed UT to its fourth gold in six years in the Club 8+ at the Head of the Charles Regatta...Won gold and silver medals in small-boat races at the Head of the Tennessee...Led second UT crew to silver in the Head of the Hooch Champ 8+...Part of third-place finishing C8+ shell at the Rivanna Romp...Spent the entire spring season in the bow-seat of the 2V8+ shell...Guided the Second Eights to first place showings against Louisville, Ohio State, Michigan, Stanford and Washington State...Finished fifth in the grand final of the 2V8+ at the Aramark Central/South Sprints...Took second in the petite final at NCAA Championships, propelling UT to its program-best ninth place overall finish.
Helped team to three medals during the fall...Her shells picked up wins in the Championship 8+ and Championship 4- races at the Head of the Tennessee...Led squad to second-place showing in the Champ 8+ at the Chattanooga Head Race...Part of the C8+ crew that finished 10th at the Head of the Hooch Regatta...Moved into the First Eight for the squad's win over Louisville...Also part of V8+ in second-place finishes against Michigan, Ohio State, UCLA, Washington State and Stanford...Returned to the 2V8+ for the quad meet at Princeton, helping the crew down the host Tigers, George Washington and UMass...Assisted 2V8+ to second-place showing in the petite finals at the Aramark Sprints...Also pushed Second Eight crew to a fifth-place result in the petite final at the 2006 NCAA Championships...Named to the Lady Vol Spring Honor Roll.
Helped power her Championship 8+ boat to a second-place finish at the Chattanooga Head Race...Rowed on the Club 8+ entrant that took the silver at the Head of the Charles...Also claimed second in the Championship 4+ at the Chattanooga Head Race...Teamed up with Nina Dobratz to win the Open Double at the Head of the Tennessee...Started the spring in the Varsity 4+ boat, helping the team to a win over Louisville...Moved into the second V8+ shell that snared runner-up honors in races against Virginia, Washington State and at the Aramark Sprints...Earned spot on Lady Vol Honor Roll.
Graduated from Highland Park High School in 2004...Participated on the club rowing team...Claimed the top spot in the Southeast region in the Lightweight 4+, finishing fifth at nationals in the event...Won the Open 2x at regionals and ranked 10th in the nation...Also participated in swimming, helping her team to the state championship in 2003 and 2004.
Pursuing a degree in advertising...Has one sister, Calvert Collins, 25...Genevieve Dorothy Collins was born on June 24, 1986, in Dallas, Texas...Her parents are Susan Sanders and Richard Collins.