Rowing | Saturday, April 26, 2003
Bearcats win three races in Cascade Sprints
LAKE STEVENS, Wash. — Willamette crews won three races Saturday during the Cascade Sprints.
The Bearcat Women's Second Varsity 8 won its race over seven other boats in a time of 6:40.20, edging out Puget Sound (6:42.63).
The Willamette Women's Pair (Jenny Lind Schaecher and Aubrey Merryman) defeated three other crews in a time of 8:28.4.
Willamette's Women's Lightweight 8 defeated Puget Sound 7:25.6 to 7:36.0.
Bearcat crews that finished second included the Men's Lightweight 4 (lost to Seattle Pacific by less than a second) and the Men's Varsity 4.
Willamette's crews will compete this Saturday and Sunday at the Western Intercollegiate Rowing Championships in Sacramento, Calif.