Rowing Wins 17 Races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite
March 17, 2013
OAK RIDGE, Tenn.–The Virginia Rowing team won 17 races at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational to open the 2013 spring season this weekend (March 16-17) in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
The Cavaliers swept the races against Louisville and West Virginia Saturday morning (March 16), Georgetown and future ACC foe Notre Dame Saturday afternoon, and Alabama and ACC rival Duke Sunday morning.
“This weekend was a good start to the season as all the crews had some good racing against good competition,” UVa head coach Kevin Sauer said. “Many thanks to the University of Louisville for hosting a great event. We look forward to the San Diego Crew Classic April 6-7, where we get to see some very fast west coast crews.”
The Cavaliers return to action April 5-6 when they travel to the San Diego Crew Classic in San Diego, Calif.
Third Varsity Eight: Devin Rothwell (coxswain Saturday Morning and Sunday), Julia Roithmayr (Saturday afternoon) Mary Nilan, Claire Cundiff, Lexie Katz, Ashley Hendrickson, Paula Lewis, Anna Kobayashi, Hart Clements, Molly Siebers