April 30, 2011

UMW Women's Rowing Places Second at MARC Championships

The University of Mary Washington women's rowing team finished in second place at the Mid Atlantic Rowing Conference championships on Saturday in York, Pa.

The women finished third in the varsity four, second in the second varsity eight, and fourth in the varsity eight. The men, who also competed on Saturday saw the pair finish second, and the varsity four finish fourth.

For the women, Steph Lefferts and Eva Campbell gained all-conference from the varsity boat, with Taylor Wilson from the novice. For the men, Dan Zimmerman and Zach Johnson gained all-conference honors. Lindsay Cutler, Marielle Gibbons, and Elisabeth Hancock were awarded academic all-conference.