Women’s Crew finishes second at Findley Lake
Ladies Crew | 09/27/2021 1:41:00 p.m.
Findley Lake, NY – The RIT women’s crew attended the Findley Lake Autumn Classic hosted by Mercyhurst on Sunday. The Tigers finished second and fourth in the 5K head race.
RIT’s first Varsity 8 came in second with a time of 27: 16.60. Last season’s runner-up in NCAA Division II, Mercyhurst, won with a time of 25: 43.39. Marietta was third with a time of 27: 37.76, Penn State was fourth with a time of 29: 51.63, while RIT’s second Varsity 8 finished with a time of 29: 43.06.
Mercyhurst celebrated its 50th year of rowing at this event. Added a 500 meter sprint multiplied by four to the total 5K times.
RIT will be back in action on Saturday, October 9th at 9:00 am to compete in the Head of the Genesee race at Genesee Valley Park in Rochester.
Zoe Prince (Chicago, IL / Lane Tech College prep), Natalie Siwek (Shrewsbury, MA / Shrewsbury), Fern Wilson (Folly Beach, SC / James Island Christian School), Velvet Howland, Amelia genus (Baltimore, MD / Towson High School), Liz Stublen (Richmond, VA / Richmond), Eilis Cawley, Veronica Washco (Folcroft, PA / Sacred Heart Academy) and Michelle Carney (Clifton Park, NY / Shenendehowa)
RIT Second Uni 8
Emma Goetzke, Alanna Socha, Michaela Rymal, Rebecca Harris, Jo Yang (Bridgewater, NJ / Rutgers Prep.), Nikole Russek, Paige Mattoon, Jill Dudley (Waymart, PA / Western Wayne) and Lily Gaffney