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

    Saturday, Mar 26
    vs Rhode Island All Day
    Saturday, Apr 2
    at UConn All Day
    Sunday, Apr 3
    vs Doc Hosea All Day
    Saturday, Apr 9
    vs Knecht Cup Day One All Day
    Sunday, Apr 10
    vs Knecht Cup Day Two All Day
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