Amanda Downing
Amanda Downing
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Methuen, Mass.
High School: Methuen
Major: Undecided
Dream Job: Surgeon
Favorite Place on Campus: President's lawn
Favorite Professional Athlete: Boyd Martin
Favorite Pregame Meal: Spaghetti
Hobbies: Photography

Before Tufts: Was on the crew, field hockey and ice hockey teams at Methuen High School...finished in second place in the U19 quad at the Royal Canadian Henley in 2017...was the runner-up in the state championship for ice hockey in 2018...was on the state champion quad boat in 2016...winner of the All-Around Achievement in Science Award.

Personal: Daughter of Jayne and Paul...has three siblings, Paul (25), Matt (22) and John (13)...brother, Matt, was on the crew team at UMass-Amherst.