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Rowing Prepares for the Foot of the Charles Regatta




Nov. 9, 2012

2011 Foot of the Charles Recap

Nine Boston College entries will take part in the Foot of the Charles Regatta on the Charles River in Boston, Mass., on Saturday, Nov. 10, in the final competition for the rowing team this fall.

The Eagles will race five boats in the varsity four event at 9:45 a.m., two boats in the novice eight event at 10:45 a.m., and two boats in the third varsity eight event at 11:15 a.m.

The varsity four event features 42 entries. Last season, BC's "A" boat finished 13th out of 43 boats in the same event. The novice eight event features 17 entries with the Eagles "A" boat having claimed second place out of 23 entries in the same event in 2011. The third varsity eight event features 13 entries. No Boston College boats raced in the event last fall.

In the varsity four, BC's A through E boats will start in bow positions 6, 18, 28, 29, and 42 respectively while in the novice eight, the Eagles will start in bow positions 2 (A boat) and 13 (B boat). In the third varsity eight, Boston College will open in bow positions 7 (A boat) and 12 (B boat).

Other schools competing against the Eagles in the event include Boston University, Buffalo, MIT, Northeastern, Radcliffe, Rutgers, Syracuse, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.

Boston College Boats:

Varsity Four A
Coxswain: Lauren Beebe, Stroke: Nicole Frederick, 3: Emma Metzger, 2: Katie Casebeer, Bow: Jennifer Johnson.

Varsity Four B
Coxswain: Kelly McElduff, Stroke: Margaret Hanlon, 3: Sarah Loiselle, 2: Ellen Burr, Bow: Rachel Hess.

Varsity Four C
Coxswain: Kaitlyn Votta, Stroke: Jennifer Frese, 3: Victoria Greco, 2: Shannon Healey, Bow: Ellen Keenan.

Varsity Four D
Coxswain: Shealyn Matthews, Stroke: Stephanie Ragland, 3: Kaitlin Campbell, 2: Wylie Wilson, Bow: Alyssa Rizzini.

Varsity Four E
Coxswain: Kylie Hasegawa, Stroke: Katherine Quinn, 3: Olivia Guyon, 2: Kendall Stemper, Bow: Caroline Luciani.

Third Varsity Eight A
Coxswain: Kelly McElduff, Stroke: Victoria Goetz, 7: Regina Hayburn, 6: Megan Clarke, 5: Chelsea Robin, 4: Caroline Kirkwood, 3: Meghan Bailey, 2: Alicia McKean, Bow: Alexis Carriere.

Third Varsity Eight B
Coxswain: Kaitlyn Votta, Stroke: Melissa Chavez, 7: Megan Conway, 6: Maclaine Sisco, 5: Karen Shu, 4: Karen Campbell, 3: Jillian Bungard, 2: Katelyn Olsson, Bow: Jillian Marshall.

Novice Eight A
Coxswain: Justine Yunakov, Stroke: Katie Ewell, 7: Jane Aulenback, 6: Haley Clarke, 5: Caroline Henry, 4: Erin Anderson, 3: Megan Carney, 2: Chelsey Frost, Bow: Alexis Hawkins.

Novice Eight B
Coxswain: Kayla Oak, Stroke: Lea Luniewicz, 7: Anne LaGatta, 6: Alexandra Root, 5: Emily Quaglia, 4: Catherine Goldberg, 3: Megan Cronquist, 2: Paris McAdam, Bow: Michaela Jaffe.

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