Shorewomen Open Fall at Occoquan Challenge

Shorewomen Open Fall at Occoquan Challenge

LORTON, Va. — The Washington College women's rowing team began its fall regatta schedule this afternoon at the Occoquan Challenge in Lorton, Va. 

Occoquan Challenge

How It Happened
- The Shorewomen finished fourth and sixth in the six-boat women's champ and club eight. Their "A" boat took fourth in 17:01.05, while the "B" boat was sixth in 18:34.91. Old Dominion's "A" boat and William & Mary's "A" boat were first and second in 15:49.58 and 16:22.83, respectively.
- The Shorewomen were second in the two-boat women's champ double in 21:01.63. William & Mary won the race in 19:44.98.
- The Shorewomen had the only three entries in the women's champ quad, one without a coxswain and two with a coxswain. Their coxless quad finished in 18:21.67. Their "A" boat with cox finished in 20:28.88, while their "B" with cox finished in 22:50.68. 
- The Shorewomen's entry in the women's champ and club four was eighth of eight boats in its race with a time of 23:02.08. Four boats from Old Dominion took the top four spots in the race with the Monarchs' "A" boat recording a winning time of 18:11.84. 

Shorewomen Boat Lineups (in order of competition)
Champ Double: Karis Marano (stroke), Kelin McCloskey (bow)
Champ and Club Eight "A": Olivia Robb (coxswain), Erika Reynolds (stroke), Emma Hogan (seven), Lizzie Bienert (six), Gabrielle Francis (five), Emma Dodsworth (four), Agnes Anderson (three), Leslie Collins (two), Sarah Underwood (bow)
Champ and Club Eight "B": Diana Schwartz (coxswain), Destiny Smith (stroke), Tegan McBride (seven), Lexi Hegeman (six), Emily Culmone (five), Kaitlyn O'Donnell (four), Devin Valcich (three), Emily Van Driel (two), Annie Krysztofiak (bow)
Champ Quad (without cox): Reynolds (stroke), McCloskey (three), Marano (two), Collins (bow)
Champ Quad (with cox) "A": Robb (coxswain), Hogan (stroke), Francis (three), Underwood (two), Anderson (bow)
Champ Quad (with cox) "B": Schwartz (coxswain), McBride (stroke), Bienert (three), Culmone (two), Dodsworth (bow)
Champ and Club Four: Robb (coxswain), Smith (stroke), Kelley Gardner (three), Talia Seidman (two), Amelia Berbach (bow)

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