October 24, 2010

Women's Rowing Takes On Competition At Head Of The Charles

BOSTON, Mass. – The Holy Cross women's rowing team competed in three races at the 46th Head of the Charles Regatta on the Charles River on Saturday and Sunday.

On Saturday, Holy Cross placed 19th out of 51 boats in the club four race with a time of 21:08.872 as TBC Racing won with a time of 19:47.665. The Crusaders then finished 16th out of 30 boats in the club eight race with a time of 19:16.108. Riverside Boat Club placed first with a time of 17:41.256. On the second day of the competition, the Crusaders placed 15th out of 20 boats in the championship four race with a time of 19:05.794. Cornell won with a time of 17:48.071.  

The Crusaders return to action when they compete at the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta in Philadelphia on Saturday, Oct. 30.

Club Four Race

Holy Cross: Amanda Woodgate (coxswain), Laura Alves, Jackie Esperti, Odet Douglass, Nicole Gabana.  

Club Eight Race 
 
Holy Cross: Jill Sollazzo (coxswain), Bridget Schirripa, Lauren Carlo, Meaghan Pedlow, Kelsey Marakovits, Alex Noonan, Mollie Sydlowski, Jackie Jankowski, Sally Quinn.

Championship Four Race

Holy Cross: Claire Scherer (coxswain), Aleks Torres, Beth Charron, Catherine Roy, Kate Broderick