Women's Rowing

 
Three First Place Finishes For The Minutewomen At Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta

Paige Ryder raced in the quad on Saturday.

Paige Ryder raced in the quad on Saturday.

Oct. 13, 2012

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. - The UMass rowing team hosted their first home meet of the season, the Seven Sisters Sculling Regatta on Saturday. The regatta consisted of two waves of races, one at 11 a.m. and one at 1:30 p.m., each time consisting of 4X, the 2X and the 1X races. Of the six possible victories, UMass took three, all in the 2X and the 1X competition

The dynamic duo Kendall Bennett and Michaela Streitfield continued their successes, taking first place in the double with a time of 17:31.1. Streitfield also took a first place finish in the 1X with a time of 17:35.3. Bennett finished just behind her in singles competition with a time of 17:56.9.

UMass took the first five spots in the 1:30 p.m. double races. Rachel Boudreau and Taryn Wilson took second place (after Bennett/Streitfield) with a time of 17:43.6. Novice Kayla Kleczka and Claudia Caballero Larco took third, Adrienne Breef-Pilz and Corinne Kazmierczak took fourth and Angela Stigliano and Gabrielle Hayward took fifth.

The Minutewomen also took the first five spots in the 11 a.m. single event. Caballero Larco took third after Streitfield and Bennett, Stigliano took fourth, and Kazmierczak took fifth.

Novice rower Krysten Menks won the 1:30 p.m. single event with a time of 19:47.5. Marika Kopp took third in the same event with a time of 20:29.4 and Nicole Juul-Hindsgaul took fifth.

 

 

UMass took fourth place in the quad with a time of 18:40.6. Tessa Liberi, Samantha Kolovson, Kali Hryniewich and Estefania Marti manned the boat.

The novice rowers will head back to the Connecticut on Sunday for the annual Pumpkin Head Regatta.

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    Saturday, Oct 4
    vs Head of the Oklahoma Heats All Day
    Sunday, Oct 5
    vs Head of the Oklahoma Finals All Day
    Saturday, Oct 11
    vs Head of the Housatonic All Day
    Sunday, Oct 12
    vs Seven Sisters Sculling Race All Day
    Saturday, Oct 18
    vs Head of the Charles Heats All Day
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