May 13, 2012

Women's Rowing Competes At Eastern Sprints

CAMDEN, N.J. – The Holy Cross women's rowing team competed at the 2012 Eastern Sprints on the Cooper River on Sunday.

The varsity eight placed 11th out of 12 boats overall. The Crusaders placed sixth out of six teams in their opening heat with a time of 6:52.736, while they then finished fifth out of six boats in the petite finals with a time of 6:50.503.

The second varsity eight also placed 11th out of 12 boats overall. The Crusaders finished fourth out of six teams in their opening heat with a time of 6:53.435. Holy Cross then placed fifth of six in the petite finals with a time of 7:03.649.

The varsity four placed 12th of 12 boats overall. After the Crusaders placed sixth out of six in their heat with a time of 8:36.452, they then finished sixth out of six in the petite finals with a time of 8:38.434.

The novice eight placed fifth out of six boats with a time of 7:40.634.

Holy Cross varsity eight: Amanda Woodgate (coxswain), Aleks Torres, Kate Broderick, Catherine Roy, Meaghan Pedlow, Mollie Sydlowski, Beth Charron, Kate Diggins, Jackie Hanna.

Holy Cross second varsity eight: Kristina Giangrande (coxswain), Bridget Schirripa, Lauren Carlo, Kelsey Marakovits, Simone Blanchard, Jackie Esperti, Adrienne Randall, Abbey Wilkman, Sally Quinn.

Holy Cross third varsity four: Jill Sollazzo (coxswain), Elizabeth Tobey, Samantha Granison, Ali Finn, Kiley McLean.

Holy Cross novice eight: Marissa Solberg (coxswain), Shalynn Doherty, Eugenia Minondo, Lauren Connolly, Kathleen O'Hara, Casey Donahoe, Maggie Casey, Sarah Moroz, Siena Repetti Schmitt.