Washington College Athletics and the rowing programs would like to thank everyone who joined us in celebrating 50 Years of Rowing on Sunday - as well as all of the programs' donors and supporters over the past five decades.
Freshman rowers Evan Koch and Charles Snyder share this week's Shoreman of the Week honor. The two rowers raced three times at the Dad Vail Regatta, highlighted by a dominating win in the fourth-level final of the men's doubles.
Junior Lee Potter and freshman Grayson Searles of the men's rowing team share this week's Shoreman of the Week honor. Potter and Searles won the men's varsity pair at the Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championships Saturday.
The Washington College Athletics Department held its annual athletic awards ceremony tonight, honoring the top student-athletes for the 2017-18 academic year. Team Most Valuable Players and Most Improved Players were named, and several special departmental awards were presented as well. A list of the awards follows.
unior Lee Potter and freshman Grayson Searles won the men’s pair to lead the Washington College men’s rowing team at a thunderstorm-shortened Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference (MARC) Championships today on Pinchot Lake in Lewisberry, Pa. The MARC All-Conference award winners were announced following the regatta. In addition, three Shoremen were named All-MARC and three were named Academic All-MARC during a post-regatta awards ceremony.
From humble beginnings as a club sport operating out of a chicken coop, rowing at Washington College has grown into one of the College's most-successful sports. Now, join us as we celebrate 50 years of rowing at Washington College.
The Washington College men’s rowing team raced three fours against host and fellow Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference (MARC) school in a dual regatta today. The Shoremen won’s varsity four “A” boat won in a race against St. Mary’s “A” and the Shoremen’s “B” boat.
The Washington College men’s rowing team opened its spring regatta schedule at the Murphy Cup today on the Schuylkill River. Lee Potter and Grayson Searles finished third overall in the varsity pair and the Shoremen also had a pair of crews race in the varsity four.
After taking a step back last spring, the Washington College men’s rowing team looks to re-establish itself as the top small-school rowing program in the region under first-year head coach Scott Wisniewski as the Shoremen embark on their spring regatta schedule.
Washington College head men's rowing coach Scott Wisniewski has announced the hiring of Danielle Huston Hakey, a 2017 graduate of the school and former standout collegiate rower, as the team's assistant coach.
Seniors Chris Eggstein and Samson Ramasamy, junior Alex Kincaid, and sophomore Brook Yimer have been announced as the team captains for the Washington College men's rowing team as the Shoremen head into their spring season.
The Washington College men’s rowing team had two fours compete at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston, Mass., this weekend to close out the Shoremen’s fall season. The Shoremen’s entry in the collegiate four turned in the team’s best finish in that event in nine years.
The Washington College men’s rowing team competed at the Navy Day Regatta on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia today, racing two crews in the open/collegiate eight and four in the open/collegiate four.
Junior men's rowing coxswain Alex Kincaid is this week's Shoreman of the Week. Kincaid coxed the Shoremen's top four and top eight - both of which finished in the top half of their respective races - at the Occoquan Challenge Sunday.
The Washington College men’s rowing team opened its fall regatta season at the Occoquan Challenge in Lorton, Va., today, racing two eights and three fours. The Shoremen’s top eight and top four both finished in the top half of their respective races.
Washington College Director of Athletics Thad Moore has announced the hiring of Scott Wisniewski as the College’s new head men’s rowing coach. Wisniewski spent the past three seasons as the assistant lightweight men’s rowing coach at the University of Pennsylvania and has previously coached at Villanova, Yale, and Vesper Boat Club.
Hugh McAdam '08, a former student-athlete on the Washington College men's rowing team, is looking to offset some of the $5,500 in expenses required for him to represent the United States at the World Cup 2 and World Cup 3 regattas in Europe in the men's lightweight single. Hugh's ultimate goal is to represent the United States at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Larry Connell, who spent this academic year as the head men’s rowing coach at Washington College, is retiring from coaching after a long and storied career at the scholastic, collegiate, and international levels.
The Washington College men’s rowing team concluded its 2016-17 season today with a third-place finish in the petite final of the varsity eight at Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference (MARC) Championships on Pinchot Lake in Lewisberry, Pa. Three Shoremen were named to the All-MARC Team, while two were named Academic All-MARC.
The Washington College men’s rowing team competed in three events at the Kerr Cup today in Philadelphia, advancing to the final in the varsity four. It was the Shoremen’s final regatta prior to the Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference (MARC) Championships two weeks from today.
The Washington College men’s rowing team finished second in the Division II/III varsity eight and also competed in the Division II/III varsity four at the Knecht Cup in West Windsor, N.J., this weekend.
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.