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Alison Obstler
Alison Obstler
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: Trinity School


Alison graduated from Trinity School, where she played soccer and softball. She led a 200 mile Appalachian Trail hiking trip. 


Alison is majoring in American Studies and Art History. She is a Colby Cares About Kids mentor, a Colby Outdoor Orientation Trip leader, and a tutor in the Writers' Center.

2017-2018 season highlights: Alison rowed in both the second and fourth spots for the second and third varsity 8 crews. She also was in the second spot for the varsity 4, made the NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team, and the National Invitational Rowing Championships (NIRC) All-Academic Team.

2016-2017 season highlights: Alison rowed mainly from the second spot in the third varsity 8 boat during the season. She helped the Mules take eighth in third varsity 8 racing at the National Invitational Rowing Championships (NIRC). Alison made the NIRC All-Academic Team and the NESCAC Spring All-Academic Team.