Women's Crew Strong in Sunday Action of Opening Weekend
Worcester, MA --- Women's Crew was on the lake for its second consecutive day, racing against Mount Holyoke and Wellesley to complete a busy weekend of competition.
The Novice Eight took home the top finish for the women as Juliana Wakeman (Saratoga Springs, NY), Suzanna Kelley (Attleboro, MA), Cate Simoneau (Greenwich, NY), Colyer Sigety (Tampa, FL), Victoria Stutz (Trumbull, CT), Caitlin Quinn (Apoa Air Force Base), Mary Hesler (Glastonbury, CT), Cailin Folta (Swampscott, MA) and coxswain Holly Fletcher (Dartmouth, MA) united to place second with their 7:40.46 finish.
The Varsity Eight squad of Simone Staley (Albany, NY), Katie Siering (Sheridan, OR), Cate Simoneau (Greenwich, NY), Suzanna Kelley (Attleboro, MA), Bridget Stevens (Cropseyville, NY), Steph Kavrakis (Long Beach, NY), Victoria Stutz (Trumbull, CT), Mary Helser (Glastonbury, CT) and coxswain Brianna Ledwith (Jericho, VT) crossed the finish line in 7:17.03 which was good enough for fifth place.
Women's Crew returns on Saturday, April 11th when they compete for the Donahue Cup versus Simmons, Williams and Connecticut College.