April 23, 2012
CLEMSON, S.C. - Boston College rowing finished with 27 points to take fourth place at the 2012 ACC Championship, hosted by Clemson, on Saturday, April 21 on Lake Hartwell. The Eagles finished ahead of North Carolina (18 points) and Miami (17 points), while Virginia captured its third-consecutive conference title.
BC's best result of the day came from the Second Varsity Eight. This crew, led by coxswain Lauren Beebe, finished the course in a time of 7:04.4, good for third place behind Virginia and Clemson.
The Eagles' Novice Eight boat earned fourth place with a time of 7:10.7, ahead of North Carolina.
Both the First Varsity Eight and Varsity Four boats took fifth place. The Varsity Eight turned in a time of 7:02.8 to finish ahead of North Carolina, while the Varsity Four navigated the course in 7:59.6 to place ahead of Miami.
Two Eagles, senior Erin Roche and freshman Ellen Burr, were named to the All-ACC Rowing Team following the conference championship.
BC Boat Lineups
Second Varsity Eight:
First 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 Victoria Goetz
; 7-Seat Regina Hayburn
; 6-Seat Maggie Hanlon; 5-Seat Kaitlin Campbell
; 4-Seat Megan Clarke
; 3-Seat Katie Casebeer
; 2-Seat Ellen Keenan
; bow Rachel Hess
Varsity Four: coxswain Aran Hubbell; stroke Stephanie Ragland; 3-Seat Rachel Pettis; 2-Seat Alexis Carriere; bow Caroline Kirkwood
Freshmen Eight: coxswain Kate Votta; stroke Chelsea Robin; 7-Seat Alyssa Rizzini; 6-Seat Grace Olscamp; 5-Seat Maclaine Sisco; 4-Seat Shannon Healey; 3-Seat Nicaela Chinnaswamy; 2-Seat Meg Bailey; bow Wylie Wilson