UVA Wins 11 Races at Oak Ridge Cardinal Invite
March 12, 2016
OAK RIDGE, Tenn.–The No. 4 Virginia rowing team won 11 of 12 races on the first day of the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational Saturday (March 12) on Melton Hill Lake.
In the morning session, the Cavaliers won five of six races. UVA posted wins in the Varsity Eight (6:22.100) Second Varsity Eight (6:25.06), Third Varsity Eight (6:41.68), Second Varsity Four (7:14.15) and Third Varsity Four (7:37.85) over No. 11 Michigan, No. 17 Notre Dame, No. 20 Louisville, Clemson and Central Florida.
The afternoon session saw Virginia sweep all six races. The Cavaliers defeated Central Florida and No. 20 Louisville in the Third Varsity Four with a winning time of 7:21:80. UVA then posted wins over No. 17 Notre Dame, Michigan State and Kansas in the First Varsity Eight (6:07:85), Second Varsity Four (6:52:83), Third Varsity Eight (6:21.48), Second Varsity Eight (6:14.07) and Second Varsity Four (6:54.24).
The action concludes Sunday morning (March 13) when the Cavaliers compete against Clemson, Central Florida, Oklahoma and No. 20 Louisville. Real-time results will be provided through the Louisville rowing twitter account (@UofLRowing), while final results will be published on Row2K.com and VirginiaSports.com.
Virginia Morning Lineups
Third Varsity Eight: Coxswain Melody Gordon, Stroke: Melissa Patrick, 7: Haley Swanson, 6: Mackenzie Springer, 5: Eliza Daniels, 4: Madelyn Clark, 3: Grace Tuttle, 2: Mary Beth Greer, Bow: Kameryn Corcoran
Virginia Afternoon Lineups
Third Varsity Eight: Coxswain Carly Levinstein, Stroke: Alexandra Natale, 7: Madelyn Clark, 6: Haley Swanson, 5: Dana Lueker, 4: Eliza Daniels, 3: Emmy Bateman, 2: Julia Volpenhein, Bow: Mary Beth Greer