Rams Place Third at GW Invitational

Rams Place Third at GW Invitational

Complete Results

Rhode Island's second varsity 8 boat continued its strong season by sweeping two races to help the Rams place third overall at the George Washington Invitational Saturday.

The lineup of Danielle Wolf, Mekenzie Mattheson, Emily Ali, Erin Sweeney, Allie Reilly, Maddie Van Ummersen, Kelsey Williams, Brooke McMahon and cox Karen Petrik won both races it competed in. In the early session, the Rhody 2V8 boat defeated Navy and George Washington. In the second round of racing, the Rams knocked off Saint Joseph's and MIT, winning the race by seven seconds.

The Varisty 8 boat found itself on the short end of a tight three-way race in the first session. Navy won the race in a time of 5:56.50. George Washington was second in 5:59.60, and the Rams were just behind in 6:00.60. Rhode Island trimmed more than three seconds off its time in the second racing session. The Rams posted a time of 5:57.50, just one second behind MIT. Rhody came in five seconds ahead of Saint Joseph's.

Rhode Island won its Varsity 4 race, beating Saint Joseph's by nearly nine seconds. MIT was a distant third place in the race.

Howard W. Wilkins Bowl Team Standings
1. Drexel – 55
2. George Washington – 50
3. Rhode Island – 48
4. Saint Joseph's – 46
5. Navy – 45
6. MIT – 45
7. Georgetown – 35
8. Dayton – 30
9. Duquesne - 24

Rhode Island Results
Varsity 8
Second Race
1. MIT – 5:56.50
2. Rhode Island – 5:57.50
3. Saint Joseph's – 6:02.70

First Race
1. Navy – 5:56.30
2. George Washington – 5:59.60
3. Rhode Island – 6:00.60

Second Varsity 8
Second Race
1. Rhode Island – 6:04.80
2. Saint Joseph's – 6:11.80
3. MIT – 6:29.90

First Race
1. Rhode Island – 6:03.60
2. Navy – 6:05.80
3. George Washington – 6:08.10

Varsity 4
1. Rhode Island – 6:53.80
2. Saint Joseph's – 7:02.30
3. MIT – 7:22.60

Third Varsity 8
1. Navy – 6:12.80
2. Saint Joseph's – 6:26.40
3. Rhode Island – 6:28.70

Rhode Island Lineups
Varsity 8+ - Record 5-11
Cox     Lucy Moyes
Stroke  Katie Shattuck
7 Seat  Dana Holland
6 Seat  Kelsey Maymon
5 Seat  Kiana Anderson
4 Seat  Meghan Ellis
3 Seat  Emily Winslow
2 Seat  Erika Pena
Bow    Courtney Harrington

Second Varsity 8+ - Record 14-1
Cox     Karen Petrik
Stroke  Danielle Wolf
7 Seat  Mekenzie Mattheson
6 Seat  Emily Ali
5 Seat  Erin Sweeney
4 Seat  Allie Reilly
3 Seat  Maddie Van Ummersen
2 Seat  Kelsey Williams
Bow    Brooke McMahon

Varsity 4+ - Record 7-6
Cox     Casey Conley
Stroke Lauren Smith
3 Seat  Sage Iacovazzi
2 Seat  Brooke Vergona
Bow    Jane Driscoll

Third Varsity 8+ - Record 0-4
Cox     Brenna Kelly
Stroke  Delaney Haggerty
7 Seat  Ida Heggtveit
6 Seat  Stephanie Erlacher
5 Seat  Chandler Fisher
4 Seat  Miranda Peyton
3 Seat  Brianna Zappulla
2 Seat  Jess Hiltz
Bow    Caroline Eastus