Sophomore (12-13): Head of the Genesee (Varsity Four B, 6th of 16). Syracuse Invitational (Varsity Eight A, 4th of 9). Foot of the Charles (Varsity Eight A, 8th of 13).
Freshman (11-12): Head of the Genesee (Novice Eight A, 1st of 9). Syracuse Invitational (Novice Eight A, 3rd of 8). Eastern Sprints (Novice Eight, 3rd of 6). Knecht Cup (Novice Eight, 3rd of 29). Dad Vail Regatta (Novice Eight). Murphy Cup (Novice Eight A). Massachusetts (Novice Eight, 1st of 4).
Career Highlights: Captained one season and earned three letters at Fairport High School for coach Lee Frost. Helped the novice team to an undefeated season. Also played volleyball for the Red Raiders. Member of the Rochester Navy club program for coach Andrew Thomas, helping the squad to a sixth-place finish at the Canadian Henley.
Personal: Full name is Alyssa Anne Gabel. Born August 16, 1993. Daughter of Steve and Lisa Gabel. Has one brother, Stephen, and one sister, Amanda. Favorite athlete is American freestyle skier Michelle Roark. Favorite foods include mangos, avacados and chocolate. Favorite TV shows are Full House and Grey’s Anatomy. Father played football and grandfather played basketball at Canisius College. Lists her grandmother Dawn as her non-sports hero. Majoring in business.