Seahawk Women's Rowing Has Strong Showing at Kerr Cup

Seahawk Women's Rowing Has Strong Showing at Kerr Cup

For Immediate Release · By Monica Vega · mvega@smcm.edu

Philadelphia Pa. – The St. Mary's College of Maryland women's rowing team travelled to Philadelphia on Saturday to compete on the Schuylkill River in 51st Annual Kerr Cup Regatta.

How It Happened 

  • The varsity eight A team would claim a spot in the grand final after coming in second in their heat with a time of 8:05.23. In the grand final, the Seahawks would finish in sixth place as they improved their time to 7:56.69.
  • St. Mary's would also have a varsity eight team B that made it to the petit final following a third-place finish in their heat (8:23.67). In the petit final, the Seahawks would find themselves in second place with a time of 8:07.01, defeating Mid-Atlantic Rowing conference foes Washington College B, Franklin and Marshall College C, Johnson & Wales University B, and Cabrini University.
  • The Seahawks' varsity four team would also see success in their heat, earning a second-place spot with a time of 9:08.71.

Seahawks Boat Line-Ups

Up Next for the Seahawks
Apr. 29 – Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championships (Lewisberry, Pa. – Gifford Pinchot State Park)

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