March 19, 2013
Chestnut Hill, Mass. -
The Boston College sailing team had a strong weekend with a first place at the St. Mary's Women's Sailors Inter-conference Regatta and picked up a third and fourth place at the Central Series 1.
This week, freshman Erika Reineke and sophomore Elizabeth Barnard earned the NEISA Women's Sailors of the Week award as announced this afternoon.
Reineke and Barnard placed first in their division which propelled the Eagles to place first at the St. Mary's Regatta. BC had 131 points in the win. The closest competition came from Georgetown with 171 points.
It marked the second straight week that Boston College earned individual honors. Last week seniors Alex Cook and Lauren McKenna earned the NEISA Coed Sailors of the Week award for their performance at the 2013 St. Mary's Team Race. The seniors helped BC place second with a 10-4 record.