Philip Schmehl | Head Coach | Men’s Rowing | Marietta College

Describe the qualities that your program is looking for in a potential student-athlete?

The Pioneer IDEAL:

  • Integrity
  • Desire
  • Work Ethic
  • Attitude
  • Leadership


Could you give us an example of a current or former player who exceeded your expectations, highlighting the reasons that player excelled?

Current oarsmen worked his tail off in the classroom and on the water; made good decisions that helped the team achieve it’s goals for the year. Did not have to ask him to get things done; he knew what needed to be done and did it.