Women's Rowing's V8 Posts Fastest Division III Time in the Nation in Sweep of Holy Cross

WPI Women's Rowing

WORCESTER -- WPI women's rowing concluded its 2021 regular season schedule with a sweep of Division I Holy Cross.  The Crimson and Gray posted blazing times that included the top time rowed by a Division III varsity eight nationwide entering Saturday. 

The varsity eight reached the finish line in a time 6:41.8, nearly 18 seconds ahead of Holy Cross (6:59.5).  The second varsity put a bow on its undefeated regular season, putting up an impressive time of 6:44.5, over 22 seconds better than the Crusaders (7:06.9). 

The Engineers await word on possible NCAA Selection.  The six-team field for the championship field will be revealed on a NCAA.com webstream at 4:30pm on Tuesday, May 11th.

Varsity Eight
Logan Rinaldi (Rumford, RI) - Coxswain
Emily Adams (East Greenwich, RI)
Pheobe Yeung (San Leandro, CA)
Shelby Tweedie (Ware, MA)
Maren Cork (Seattle, WA)
Amelia Harvey (Weston, MA)
Alexandra Heline (Hebron, CT)
Caitlin Kean (Shrewsbury, MA)
Ashley Schuliger (Lewis Center, OH) 

Second Varsity Eight
Amelia Papi (South Portland, ME) - Coxswain
Merel Sutherland (Darian, CT)
Isabel Nearing (Cochecton, NY)
Tricia Smith (West Simsbury, CT)
Lexi Baker (Candia, NH)
Jillian Earley (Needham, MA)
Megan Tupaj (Amherst, NH)
Alana Guilbault (Bernardston, MA)
Alexa Freglette (Staten Island, NY)