Yimer & Curry Finish Second in Pair at Kerr Cup

Yimer & Curry Finish Second in Pair at Kerr Cup

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — Brook Yimer and Sean Curry finished second in the men's pair to lead the Washington College men's rowing team at the Kerr Cup today on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia. The Shoremen's varsity eight won its third-level final. 

Kerr Cup

How It Happened
- Yimer and Curry finished second in the men's pair in a time of 8:23.79. Loyola "A" won the race in 8:01.50, Bucknell was third in 8:29.20, and Loyola "B" was fourth in 8:57.75.
- The Shoremen's entry in the men's varsity four B event placed third in its heat in 7:47.46 to advance to the final. Lafayette "B" won the heat in 7:32.28, Merchant Marine was second in 7:43.33, and Loyola was fourth in 7:48.92. In the final, the Shoremen placed sixth in 7:59.19. Lehigh won the race in 7:15.78, followed by Lafayette "B" in second in 7:16.83, Lafayette "A" in third in 7:23.63, Drexel in fourth in 7:34.62, and Merchant Marine in fifth in 7:53.80.
- The Shoremen's varsity eight was fifth in its heat in 6:37.79 to advance to the third-level final. Drexel won the heat in 5:59.02, Bucknell was second in 6:04.06, Army third in 6:10.03, Villanova fourth in 6:27.15, and Mary Washington fifth in 7:00.32. The Shoremen then won the third-level final in 7:07.36. Franklin & Marshall was second in 7:19.75, Mary Washington third in 7:20.36, St. Mary's fourth in 7:22.31, and Johnson & Wales fifth in 7:36.77.

Shoremen Boat Lineups
Varsity Eight: Alex Kincaid (coxswain), Yimer (stroke), Curry (seven), Max Moore (six), Evan Koch (five), Charlie Snyder (four), Lee Potter (three), David Pitts (two), Nate Bonsib (bow)
Varsity Four B: Jack Lee (coxswain), Ross Douglas (stroke), Ben Masclans (three), Tyler Buchanan (two), Karl Melchior (bow)
Pair: Yimer (stroke), Curry (bow)

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