Michigan's 1V4 Crew Earns Win at Oregon State Classic
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April 5, 2014

Site: Dexter Lake, Ore. (Dexter Lake)
Event: Oregon State Classic
First Varsity Eight Finish: 3rd Place of 5 Teams (6:30.95)
Next U-M Races: Saturday, April 12 -- vs. Minnesota, Wisconsin (East Lansing, Mich.), 9 a.m./1 p.m.

DEXTER LAKE, Ore. -- The ninth-ranked University of Michigan rowing team competed against a talented field in the Oregon State Classic on Saturday afternoon (April 5) at Dexter Lake.

Michigan's varsity fours put in an impressive effort in the morning session, as the 2V4 crew -- Sierra Lash (Coxswain), Michaela Keady, Ty Wellik, Hannah Moscati and Emma Burke -- finished second in a field of four boats with a time of 7:32.7.

The Wolverines also won the first varsity four competition, as Michigan's crew -- Emma Knorps (Coxswain), Kaitlin Wright, Karla McDaniel, Priscilla Livingston and Sarah Hudnall -- earned the win with a time of 7:17.6, ahead of Ohio State's 1V4 crew (7:19.08) and Stanford (7:24.17).

Michigan's first and second varsity eight crews finished third in the morning session with times of 6:35.82 and 6:45.33, respectively.

In the afternoon session, Michigan's first and second varsity fours finished second in both their races at 7:21.22 and 7:25.96. Michigan's second varsity eight crew improved their time from the morning session, finishing third at 6:39.41. In the final race of the day, the Wolverines finished third in the first varsity eight, improving by nearly five seconds with a time of 6:30.95.

Michigan next travels to East Lansing to compete against Minnesota and Wisconsin on April 12 beginning at 9 a.m.



RACE RESULTS

Morning Session
Second Varsity Four - 1) Ohio State 7:20.2 2) Michigan 7:32.7 3) Oregon State B 7:50.48 4) Oregon State C 8:09.21
First Varsity Four - 1) Michigan 7:17.6 2) Ohio State 7:19.08 3) Stanford 7:24.17
Second Varsity Eight - 1) Ohio State 6:32.1 2) Stanford 6:33.56 3) Michigan 6:45.33
First Varsity Eight - 1) Ohio State 6:24.7 2) Stanford 6:26.17 3) Michigan 6:35.82

Afternoon Session
Second Varsity Four - 1) Ohio State 7:21.36 2) Michigan 7:25.96 3) Oregon State B 7:50.48
First Varsity Four - 1) Ohio State 7:17.2 2) Michigan 7:21.22 3) Stanford 7:23.74 4) Oregon State A 7:30.45 5) Duke 7:48.46
Second Varsity Eight: 1) Stanford 6:29.21 2) Ohio State 6:30.44 3) Michigan 6:39.41 4) Oregon State 6:52.87 5) Duke 6:55.02
First Varsity Eight - 1) Ohio State 6:24.5, 2) Stanford 6:26.02 3) Michigan 6:30.95 4) Oregon State 6:31.73 5) Duke 6:38.96

Boat Lineups

1V8: Hannah Sherman (Coxswain), Tara FoleyBryna OleshanskyAmanda ElmoreChrissy HolmEmily IdoniSam HeronAlex Spaulding , Shannon Winchell

2V8: Francesca Derteano (Coxswain), Carrie LofgrenTaylor SchubertArielle SandersAbbey ThomasLaura Foster, Lexie Beemer, Sarah TrovatoEmily Sullenberger

1V4: Emma Knorps (Coxswain), Kaitlin WrightKarla McDanielPriscilla LivingstonSarah Hudnall

2V4: Sierra Lash (Coxswain), Michaela KeadyTy WellikHannah MoscatiEmma Burke