April 29, 2017
EARLYSVILLE, Va. – No. 3 Texas won three of four races over No. 12 Virginia on Saturday (April 29) on the Rivanna Reservoir in Earlysville, Va.
The Longhorns won the Varsity Eight 6:25.1-6:36.4, Second Varsity Eight 6:42.5-6:45.3 and Second Varsity Four at 7:32.1 over a pair of UVA boats.
Virginia defeated Texas in the Varsity Four 7:27.1-7:31.8. The winning crew consisted of coxswain Maria Zeris (Moorestown, N.J.), stroke Jo Gurman (Weston, Conn.), 3-seat Reilly White (Wyckoff, N.J.), 2-seat Toni Wiersma (Amsterdam, Netherlands) and bow Mackenzie Springer (Fairfax, Va.).
The Virginia A crew (7:46.5) won an intrasquad race over Virginia B (7:48.2) and Virginia C (8:07.3) crews.
UVA honored seniors Marijane Brennan (Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.), Erin Briggs (Orono, Minn.), Kameryn Corcoran (Middletown, Md.), Eliza Daniels (Hingham, Mass.), Taylor Leonard (Arlington, Va.), Dana Lueker (Williamsburg, Va.), Colette Lucas-Conwell (Palo Alto, Calif.), Lyndsay Martini (Falls Church, Va.), Allie Nicholson (Charlottesville, Va.), Ellen Pate (Lafayette, Calif), Georgia Ratcliff (Falls Church, Va.), Karen Schulte (Trout Run, Pa.), Grace Tuttle (Vienna, Va.), Ali Zwicker (Victoria, British Columbia) and Gurman following the regatta.
UVA aims for its eighth consecutive ACC rowing title and 17th overall at the 2017 ACC Rowing Championships on Sunday, May 14 on Lake Hartwell in Clemson, S.C.
Varsity Eight: 1. Texas, 6:25.1; 2. Virginia 6:36.4
Second Varsity Eight: 1. Texas, 6:42.5; 2. Virginia, 6:45.3
Varsity Four: 1. Virginia, 7:27.1; 2. Texas, 7:31.8
Second Varsity Four: 1. Texas, 7:32.1; 2. Virginia A, 7:40.2; 3. Virginia B, 7:49.4
UVA Intrasquad Race: 1. Virginia A, 7:46.5; 2. Virginia B, 7:48.2; 3. Virginia C, 8:07.3
Second Varsity Eight: Coxswain Colette Lucas-Conwell, Stroke: Allie Nicholson, 7: Anna Fairs, 6: Morgan Rosts, 5: Karen Schulte, 4: Ali Zwicker, 3: Marijane Brennan, 2: Isabella Strickler, Bow: Grace Tuttle