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Patricia Spratlen

Full name: Patricia Maria Spratlen (-Etem)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: March 14, 1956 in Columbus, Ohio, United States
Affiliations: Golden Bears Rowing Club/University of California, Berkeley
Country: USA United States
Sport: Rowing

Biography

Patricia Spratlen rowed at U Cal Berkeley, stroking the varsity eight. Spratlen helped Cal to titles at the Bay Area Rowing Festival, the Western Collegiate and NWRA Regional and a pair of Pacific Coast Championships. She made the 1980 and 1984 Olympic teams, only the second African-American woman to do so, after [Anita DeFrantz]. After graduation from Cal, Spratlen won a gold at the Lucerne International Regatta and rowed an eight at the 1979, 1981, and 1983 World Championships, winning silvers in 1981 and 1983, and a bronze in 1979.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing Women's Coxed Fours United States USA 4

Women's Coxed Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Final Round A Final 3:23.58
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Repêchage Heat Two 3:23.70
1984 Summer 28 Los Angeles Rowing United States USA Round One Heat One 3:28.02
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