Shorewomen's Second Varsity Eight Places Second in Division III Race at Dad Vail

Shorewomen's Second Varsity Eight Places Second in Division III Race at Dad Vail

First Varsity Eight Competes Against Crews from All Three Divisions

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. — The Washington College women's rowing competed at the Dad Vail Regatta yesterday and today on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia in the Shorewomen's final competition before the NCAA Division III Championship. The Shorewomen's second varsity eight finished second in the Division III varsity heavyweight eight, while the Shorewomen's first varsity eight competed against crews from all three NCAA Divisions in the open varsity heavyweight eight. 

Dad Vail Regatta

How It Happened
- The Shorewomen's second varsity eight turned in a second-place time of 6:49.641 in the Division III varsity heavyweight eight, racing primarily against other schools' first varsity eights. Vassar's first varsity eight won the race in 6:43.849. Stockton's first varsity eight was third in 6:51.539, Bryn Mawr's first varsity eight was fourth in 7:00.476, 13th-ranked Coast Guard's second varsity eight was fifth in 7:03.219, and North Park's first varsity eight was sixth in 7:31.556.
- The Shorewomen's first varsity eight was 17th of 23 crews in the time trial of the open varsity heavyweight eight to advance to the semifinals. The Shorewomen's time in the time trial was 6:58.149.
- In the first varsity eight's semifinal, the Shorewomen went up against four Division I crews and Coast Guard's first varsity eight and placed sixth in 7:49.775 to move on to the third-level final. Boston University won the race in 7:15.349, Georgetown was second in 7:24.516, Fordham third in 7:26.801, Purdue fourth in 7:40.036, and Coast Guard fifth in 7:45.756.
- In the third-level final, the Shorewomen's first varsity eight was fifth in 6:38.699. Coact Guard won the third-level final in 6:32.834, Vermont was second in 6:33.879, Saint Joseph's third in 6:35.852, Army fourth in 6:38.167, and Vassar sixth in 6:50.492.  

Shorewomen Boat Lineups
First Varsity Eight: Olivia Robb (coxswain), Agnes Anderson (stroke), Gabrielle Francis (seven), Erika Reynolds (six), Emma Hogan (five), Breanna Lanphear (four), Karis Marano (three), Leslie Collins (two), Kelin McCloskey (bow)
Second Varsity Eight: Emily Booth (coxswain), Caroline Jackson (stroke), Annie Krysztofiak (seven), Analiese Bush (six), Emma Dodsworth (five), MB Spargo (four), Julia Kuchnio (three), Ana Gansz (two), Kitri Post (bow)

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