Shoremen Finish Second in Two Races in Home Regatta

CHESTERTOWN, Md. — The Washington College men's rowing team hosted its lone home regatta of the fall today on the Chester River, taking on fellow Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference member St. Mary's (Md.) as well as La Salle. La Salle won both the varsity eight and varsity four. 

Shoremen v. La Salle, St. Mary's

How It Happened
- La Salle won the varsity eight in 7:48.62. The Shoremen were second in 7:58.40, while St. Mary's was third in 8:04.12
- La Salle won the varsity four in 8:06.12. The Shoremen finished in 9:07.44. St. Mary's did not compete in the varsity four.

Shoremen Boat Lineups
Varsity Eight: Alex Kincaid (coxswain), Andrew Castillo (stroke), Daniel Benton (seven), Chris Eggstein (six), Theo Aris (five), Brook Yimer (four), Philip Whitehouse (three), Xaeza Olt (two), Nate Bonsib (bow).
Varsity Four: Megan Klink (coxswain), Dre Harville (stroke), Tyler Buchanan (three), Ben Kuhn (two), Matt Underwood (bow). 

- Washington College head coach Larry Connell previously spent nine years as the head men's and women's rowing coach at La Salle.
- St. Mary's head coach Dan Hagelberg previously spent two years as the assistant men's rowing coach at Washington College. 

Up Next for the Shoremen
4/8&9 @ Knecht Cup (West Windsor, N.J.)