Shoremen Finish Second in Points Standings in Washington College Invitational

Shoremen Finish Second in Points Standings in Washington College Invitational

CHESTERTOWN, Md. — The Washington College men's rowing team finished second of five teams in the final points standings in the Washington College Invitational today on the Chester River. 

Washington College Invitational

How It Happened
- The Shoremen's first varsity eight won its heat in 6:06.36 to advance to the grand final, narrowly edging out Franklin & Marshall, who finished in 6:07.97. The Shoremen were then second in the grand final in 5:54.34. Villanova won the grand final in 5:36.97.
- The Shoremen's second varsity eight was third in its three-boat race in 6:25.18. Catholic won the race in 6:04.14, while Villanova was second in 6:23.34.
- The Shoremen's "A" and "B" boats in the varsity four placed third and fifth, respectively. Franklin & Marshall won the race, followed by Villanova in second. Catholic placed fourth. 

Shoremen Boat Lineups
Varsity Eight: Alex Kincaid (coxswain), Sean Curry (stroke), Brook Yimer (seven), David Pitts (six), Charlie Snyder (five), Josh Turner (four), Ross Douglas (three), Karl Melchior (two), Lee Potter (bow)
Second Varsity Eight: Jack Lee (coxswain), Nate Bonsib (stroke), Evan Koch (seven), Jack Maher (six), Ben Masclans (five), Tyler Buchanan (four), Eric Botti (three), Wesley Lawrence (two), Ian Parks (bow)
Varsity Four "A": Lee (coxswain), Koch (stroke), Bonsib (three), Masclans (two), Maher (bow)
Varsity Four "B": Lawrence (coxswain), Parks (stroke), Buchanan (three), Botti (two), Noah Bahur-Price (bow)

Notes
- Villanova claimed the points trophy with 123. The Shoremen finished with 118 points, followed by F&m with 77, St. Mary's with 64, and Catholic with 50.

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