Seahawk Women's Rowing Wraps up Fall Season at Head of the Occoquan

Photo Credit: Bill Wood
Photo Credit: Bill Wood

For Immediate Release · By Justin Gordon · jpgordon@smcm.edu

Fairfax Station, Va. – The St. Mary's College of Maryland women's rowing team posted a ninth-place finish in the collegiate varsity 8+ as the Seahawks competed in their final race of the season at the Head of the Occoquan Regatta on Saturday in windy fall conditions. All boats showed improvement from last week's racing.

How It Happened

  • The varsity 8+ finished in 18:35.17 to claim ninth in the field of 15. Georgetown University won the event in 16:40.40.
  • The varsity 4+ took 12th of 16 with a time of 21:21.88. Georgetown once again came in first with a time of 18:38.20.
  • St. Mary's had its frosh/novice 8+ place 12th place overall as well in a field of 21 by clocking a 21:46.07. Georgetown swept the three events, this time with a time of 17:28.89. 

SEAHAWK LINEUPS
Varsity 8+
Mira League (coxswain)
Emily Frieman (eight)
Sarah Connell (seven)
Katie Gill (six)
Kendall Shriver (five)
Elena League (four)
Tori Wertin (three)
Angelina Wilson (two)
Shannon Russ (bow)

Frosh/Novice 8+
Erin Lanham (coxswain)
Kate Michel (eight)
Astriana Evans (seven)
Emma McNesby (six)
Grace Morin (five)
Maddy Adams (four)
Colette Nortman (three)
India Taylor (two)
Emily Geckle (bow) 

Varsity 4+
Mira League (coxswain)
Zoe Grabenstetter (four)
Lily Stein (three)
Emma Sigler (two)
Sammie Alteri (bow)

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Fall Season Complete. St. Mary's will return to action in March 2019 to kick off their spring season. 

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