Women's Rowing

Women's Varsity Eight Wins Knecht Cup

UMass Varsity Eight Wins Knecht Cup

UMass Varsity Eight Wins Knecht Cup


April 18, 2004

Collingswood, N.J. - The UMass women's rowing team won the varsity eight competition at the Knecht Cup in Collingswood, N.J., on Sunday. The Minutewomen boat crossed the finish line with a a time of 6:50.00, rowing into a strong head wind. Boston College was second and Buffalo was third.

"The team performed very well, " said head coach Jim Dietz. "It was a good rehearsal for us to get to know and row the same course that we will be racing on next weekend at the A-10's."

Next Saturday (April 24), the Massachusetts Rowing Team returns to Collingswood, N.J., for the Atlantic 10 Championships. UMass will be shooting for its ninth consecutive title.




    Event Calendar

    Sunday, May 4
    vs Atlantic 10 Championship Regatta All Day
    Friday, May 9
    vs Heats All Day
    Saturday, May 10
    vs Finals All Day
    Friday, May 30
    vs Heats All Day
    Sunday, June 1
    vs Finals All Day
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