First Varsity Eight - Shorewoman of the Week

First Varsity Eight - Shorewoman of the Week

The coxswain and eight rowers of the Shorewomen's first varsity eight share this week's Shorewoman of the Week honor. The first varsity eight took first place at Saturday's Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championships, helping the Shorewomen win their third consecutive conference title and NCAA Championship berth.

The first  varsity eight won its race in 7:04.5, more than four seconds in front of second-place Marietta. Senior Christie Phebus (Trappe, Md./Easton) was the coxswain of the Shorewomen's first varsity eight. Senior Kelly Bird (Galloway, N.J./Absegami) sat stroke, freshman Jules Shipps (Baltimore, Md./Gunston School) was in the seven seat, senior Ashley Myles (Chester Springs, Pa./Owen J. Roberts) was in the six seat, senior Mickey Fili (Sparks, Md./Hereford) sat in the five seat, senior Taira Sullivan (Stevensville, Md./Kent Island) was in the four seat, sophomore Madeleine Morrissette (Arlington, Mass./Arlington) sat in the three seat, senior Krystal Brostek (Galloway, N.J./Absegami) was in the two seat, and sophomore Hannah Sive (Glenville, N.Y./Niskayuna) was the bow.

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