Rowing opens the spring season with a win over Central Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma– The Creighton Rowing Team opened the 2022 spring season with a win over two-time NCAA Division II Central Oklahoma national champions on Saturday, March 13, defeating the Broncos in two of three races.
Creighton won the varsity 8 by almost eight seconds and finished the race in 7:16.67. The Bluejays also recorded a win in the Novice 8 race, finishing in 7:50.88.
The Bluejays return to the competitive waters on Saturday, April 2 when the Bluejays take on WCC opponents Santa Clara, Saint Mary’s and Drake in a series of regattas on their native Carter Lake.
1 Creighton 1V8+ 7:16.67 (Ally Einbeck, Gretchen Strobbe, Rebekah Meyer, Maria Hartigan, Karen Crouch, Destiny Jordan, Maria FierJacques Holden, Isabella Fier)
2 UCO 1V8+ 7:24.44
3 Creighton 2V8+ 7:56.52 (Grace Brueckner, Honor Foutch, Sydney Hiatt, Taylor Garrett, Grace Frechette, Emma Zimmerman, Wendy Wilson, Engelberg, Erika Swenby)
1 UCO 1V4+ 8:12.31
2 Creighton 1V4+ 8:21.40 (Mackenzie Allen, Ava Edison, Bridget StumbrisNnina Ricci, Maeve Lee)
3 Creighton 2V4+ 8:31.25 (Angela Matthew, Hallie Sanders, English sharp, Lauren MirandaErika Chonik)
4 UCO 2V4+ 8:54.01
3/4 Uni/Beginner 8+
1 Creighton 3V8+ 7:50.88 (Kathryn Bergman, Emma Johnson, Mya Rowe, Maddy KingRiley Virgil, Mark Kate Kelly, Avery Boucher, Engelberg, Erika Swenby)
2 UCO N8+ 7:55.48
3 Creighton 4V8+ 8:47.88 (Clare Winter, Eliana Wright, Sarah Herzer, Ashly Martin, Bailey Pavelchik, Ananda Lopez, Sofia Aguirre, Paige Davis, Isabel Gottlieb)