March 31, 2012
KINGSTON, R.I. - - Boston College rowing won two events in a regatta against Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Massachusetts on Saturday on the Narrow River.
The Eagles took first place in the Second Varsity Four and the Third Varsity Eight. Both crews were led by freshman coxswain Shealyn Mathewsand won by convincing margins.
The Eagles' Varsity Eight boat had a strong sprint to solidify its second place finish, ahead of UNH and UMass with a time of 7:19.13. The Freshmen Eight also finished second, ahead of UNH and UMass.
The BC Second Varsity Eight and Varsity Four crews both raced competitively for third place finishes.
The Eagles will see UMass again, along with Holy Cross, on April 7 when they head to Worcester.
BC Boat Lineups
Second Varsity Eight:
Varsity Eight: coxswain Kelly McElduff; stroke Erin Roche; 7-seat Nicole Frederick; 6-seat Jennifer Johnson; 5-seat Emily Charnowski; 4-seat Ellen Burr; 3-seat Erica Jennings; 2-seat Emma Metzger; bow Sarah Loiselle
coxswain Lauren Beebe
; stroke Regina Hayburn
; 7-seat Victoria Goetz
; 6-seat Kaitlin Campbell
; 5-seat Megan Clarke
; 4-seat Katie Casebeer
; 3-seat Maggie Hanlon; 2-seat Rachel Hess
; bow Ellen Keenan
Varsity Four: coxswain Aran Hubbell; stroke Stephanie Ragland; 3-seat Rachel Pettis; 2-seat Grace Olscamp; bow Caroline Kirkwood
Freshmen Eight: coxswain Kate Votta; stroke Chelsea Robin; 7-seat Alyssa Rizzini; 6-seat Jenny Frese; 5-seat Maclaine Sisco; 4-seat Shannon Healey; 3-seat Nicaela Chinnaswamy; 2-seat Jillian Marshall; bow Wylie Wilson
Second Varsity Four: coxswain Shealyn Mathews; stroke Megan Conway; 3-seat Karen Campbell; 2-seat Karen Shu; bow Abby Oliveira
Third Varsity Eight: coxswain Shealyn Mathews; stroke Alyssa Rizzini; 7-seat Alexis Carriere; 6-seat Christina Murray; 5-seat Jill Bungard; 4-seat Meg Bailey; 3-seat Caroline Mitton; 2-seat Alicia McKean; bow Caroline Suttlehan