Varsity 8+ Boat Voted Row2k.com Crew Of The Week
April 18, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. - The University of Massachusetts rowing program's Varsity 8+ Boat was named the Row2k.com Crew of the Week following the conclusion of open voting on Thursday evening. The Minutewomen tallied 36.8 percent of the vote to best the second-place Hobart men's Varsity 8+ which finished with 30.5 percent.
UMass took the top spot among seven entries into the weekly voting process after the Varsity 8+ secured gold at the Knecht Cup with a 6:47.65 finish in the Grand Final. The boat consisted of Heather Pekarovich, Taryn Wilson, Emily Mann, Marika Kopp, Pippa Edwards, Candace Miller, Sam Kolovson, Lauren St. Pierre and Allanah Rubi-Mooney.
Complete results from the Row2k.com poll for its Crew of the Week can be found here.