CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia rowing is ranked No. 10 in the 2024 Pocock CRCA Coaches Preseason Poll, announced Wednesday (March 6).

Defending NCAA champion Stanford opens 2024 at the top of the preseason rankings, followed by Washington, Princeton, Texas and Yale in the top five.

Brown is ranked sixth, followed by Penn, Cal, Michigan and Virginia in the top 10.

The No. 10 Cavaliers open the 2024 spring season at the B1G/ACC Regatta on Saturday, March 30 on Griggs Reservoir in Columbus, Ohio.

2024 Pocock CRCA Coaches Preseason Poll
1. Stanford
2. Washington
3. Princeton
4. Texas
5. Yale
6. Brown
7. Pennsylvania
8. California
9. Michigan
10. Virginia
11. Syracuse
12. Ohio State
13. Duke
14. Rutgers
15. USC
16. Indiana
17. Tennessee
18. SMU
19. Harvard-Radcliffe
20. Oregon State

Others Receiving Votes:  Columbia University, Dartmouth College, Northeastern University, University of Alabama, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Iowa, University of Notre Dame, University of Tulsa, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Washington State University