UMass Women's Rowing Wins ECAC Metro Cup
May 10, 2004
WORCESTER, Mass. - The UMass women's rowing team concluded the regular season by winning the ECAC Metro Cup on Sunday afternoon at Regatta Point State Park in Worcester, Mass. The Minutewomen won three events and finished second in two more to win the points total. Colgate was second.
UMass' won the varsity eight, the second varsity eight, and the first novice eight . The second novice eight finished second to New Hampshire and the lightweight eight came in second behind Rhode Island. The varsity four finished fifth.
The varsity eight was ranked 17th in the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Poll and now must wait to see if they will be invited to the NCAA Rowing Championships, May 28-30 in Sacramento, Cal. The at-large selections will made on May 18.