Two Shoremen Eights Finish Second at Frostbite Regatta

Two Shoremen Eights Finish Second at Frostbite Regatta

Varsity Eight, Frosh/Novice Eights Hold Their Own Against Crews from Division I Schools

WEST WINDSOR, N.J. — The Washington College men's rowing team completed the fall portion of its racing schedule today at the Frostbite Regatta in West Windsor, N.J. The Shoremen's varsity and frosh/novice eights each took second in their respective races.

Frostbite Regatta

How It Happened
- The Shoremen's varsity eight raced against five crews from Division I schools, finishing in second in 6:18.200, narrowly edging out third-place Binghamton (6:18.400). Rhode Island won the race in 6:08.200. Fairfield was fourth in 6:25.000, Loyola fifth in 6:33.600, and Maryland sixth in 6:50.900.
- The Shoremen's junior varsity eight placed fourth in its four-boat race in 7:26.600. Temple won the race in 6:29.900, Ithaca was second in 6:34.500, and Binghamton placed third in 6:54.600.
- Washington's frosh/novice eight placed second in a five-boat race in 6:57.00, racing exclusively against crews from Division I schools. Temple took first in 6:39.200, Maryland third in 7:11.100, Lehigh fourth in 7:14.000, and Rhode Island fifth in 8:18.100.
- The Shoremen's varsity four placed third in its five-boat race in 7:16.600, outpacing two crews from Division I schools - Fairfield (fourth, 7:38.000) and Stony Brook (fifth, 8:59.900). Rhode Island won the race in 6:49.000 and New York Maritime was second in 7:10.600.
- The Shoremen's frosh/novice four was fifth in its five-boat race in 9:03.900. Temple won the race in 7:09.200, Fairfield was second in 7:19.500, Loyola third in 8:01.100, and Stony Brook fourth in 8:59.600.

Shoremen Boat Lineups
- College Men's Varsity Eight: Alex Kincaid (coxswain), Chris Eggstein (stroke), Samson Ramasamy (seven), Zee Ali (six), Joe Stockburger (five), Theo Aris (four), Evan Laking (three), Daniel Benton (two), Matt Dimond (bow)
- College Men's Junior Varsity Eight: Jacob Yallof (coxswain), Nate Bonsib (stroke), Brett Van Hoven (seven), Brandon Toth (six), Jeffrey Wrobel (five), Ben Kuhn (four), Brendan Looney (three), Tyler Buchanan (two), Tom Heffernan (bow)
- College Men's Frosh/Novice Eight: Megan Klink (coxswain), Ryan Ferencz (stroke), Dre Harville (seven), Andrew Castillo (six), Philip Whitehouse (five), Matt Underwood (four), Cole Sander (three), Brook Yimer (two), Xaeza Olt (bow)
- College Men's Four: Yallof (coxswain), Ali (stroke), Wrobel (three), Nat Bonsib (two), Van Hoven (bow)
- College Men's Frosh/Novice Four: Klink (coxswain), Underwood (stroke), Looney (three), Kuhn (two), Erik Whitcomb (bow)