CoEd Varsity Crew
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- May 4, 2019
This weekend was VSRC Day 1 (“States”), a qualifying regatta for the Scholastic Rowing Association of America National Championships. There were 32 clubs and 132 boats entered. We had seven boats racing and six advanced to the VSRC finals! Weather-wise the day was overcast, but racing-wise the day turned out to be almost rowing perfect and an amazing day for both the women’s and men’s teams, with our Women’s Novice 8 taking home the Bronze Medal (3rd) and the Men’s Junior 8 taking the Gold and the State Championship!
The Men’s Junior 8 (M-JR-8) pulled a 5:30.9 placing 1st in their qualifying heat and winning the VASRA State finals and taking home Gold as STATE CHAMPIONS with a 5:08.6. Perfect row and huge congratulations to Reid R., Glen S., Beau S., Joseph B., Brady S., Walter K., Zach M., Mason P., and Ethan Ph. (cox).
The Women’s Novice 8 (W-N-8) pulled a 5:56.7 placing 2nd in their qualifying heat and placing 3rd in the VASRA State finals with a 6:13.5, taking home the Bronze. Amazing row and congratulations to Vera B., Alicen M., Annika M., Sophia W., Afton S., Sophia F., Emily C., Anna A., and Aria M. (cox).
The Men’s 2nd 4 (M-2-4) pulled a 6:21.1 placing 3rd in their qualifying heat and placing 4th in the VASRA State finals with a 6:05.4. Great row and congratulations to Heston M., Brandon T., Aaron A., Owen H., and Doug H. (cox).
The Men’s Novice 4 (M-N-4) was in the third heat of the day. They pulled a 6:18.4 placing 2nd in their qualifying heat and placing 5th in the VASRA State finals with a 6:41.1. Congratulations to Eli H., Brian T., Joshua P., Wayne B., and Luc C. (Cox).
The Men’s Freshman 8 (M-FR-8) pulled a 5:28.7 placing 3rd in their qualifying heat and placing 6th in the VASRA State finals with a 5:37.3. Congratulations to Rohan M., Joseph S., Martin H., Sam P., Jack R., Phillip J., Lance U., Steven L., and Kaleb G. (Cox).
The Men’s Novice 8 (M-N-8) pulled a 5:55.6 placing 2nd in their qualifying heat and placing 6th in the VASRA State finals with a 6:11.2. Congratulations to James M., Bryant E., Louis L.R., Samuel P., Jacob N., Dean G., Perry R., Harrison S., and Justin Y. (Cox).
The Women’s Novice 4 (W-N-4) was in the first heat of the day. They pulled a 7:40.7 placing 5th in their heat and unfortunately not advancing to the finals. The members of this boat were Ava A., Emily C., Malia W., Grace L., Emily N. (Cox).