• Store
  • Promotions - Carousel Above Header
  • Tickets
  • Auctions - Carousel Above Header
  • Duke Photo Store
  • Donate - Carousel Above Header
  • Uploaded Ad
Duke's Top Boat Takes Second in Collegiate Meet
Monday 05/01/2011  -  Duke Sports Information
Print Print    Send this article to a friend Email    Subscribe to our Rss feed   RSS   
Courtesy: Duke Photography
View larger
Related Links

ITHACA, N.Y. - Duke's top boat took second in the women's varsity eight competition in the afternoon match up against Cornell and the University of Rhode Island in Ithaca, N.Y. on Saturday.

In the morning races, Duke's V8 boat of took first in the opening race, advancing to the afternoon final round over Iowa and Bucknell. Unable to power past a steady lead taken by Cornell, the Blue Devils took second in the finals with a time of 7:22.0.

Duke's V4 boat took second in the morning session, advancing to the B finals in the afternoon. The team of coxswain Sarah Baker, Nancy McKinstry, Lissa Glynn, Shannon Sims and Joline Doedens powered to a second place finish as well with a 8:40.9 finish.

In the lightweight competition, Duke's third V8 took first over Rhode Island and Buffalo. The boat of (coxswain) Emi Marchetti, Allison Beattie, Shaye Bastien, Chelsea Sawicki, Lauren Jadovich, Victoria Tsamis, Emily Hyland, Lauren Baumgartner and Elizabeth Howell knocked nearly 22 seconds off their morning time, taking second as well in the afternoon finals with a time of 7:33.8, narrowly missing front-runners, Cornell, by a mere three seconds.

Duke rowing will close out their season on Sunday, May 15, when they take on Louisville and Notre Dame in a Regatta in Oak Ridge, Tenn.


Duke Results
April 30, 2011
Ithaca, N.Y.

First Session:

Varsity 8
Duke 7:12.2
Iowa 7:16.7
Bucknell 7:28.5

2nd Varsity 8
Iowa 7:12.2
Bucknell 7:16.1
Duke 7:24.2

Varsity 4
Iowa 8:15.4
Duke 8:27.7
Bucknell 8:38.7

3rd Varsity 8
Duke 7:55.7
URI 8:04.7
Buffalo LWT 8:16.0

Second Session:

Varsity 8 (first place from morning session)
Cornell 7:10.4
Duke 7:22.0
URI 7:25.1

3rd Varsity 8 (first place from morning session)
Cornell 7:30.7
Duke 7:33.8
URI 7:36.6

Varsity 4 (second place from morning session)
Dartmouth 8:31.8
Duke 8:40.9
URI 8:49.6



DVDsSocial MediaIronDukesStoresMobileAuction
Back to Rowing

Proud Sponsor
click to read more
Duke Spirit Jerseys - $49.95
click to read more
Buy Exclusive Sports & Campus Pics
Official Duke Photo Store
click to read more
Buy Official DVD 5-Pack for $118.95
Duke Championship DVD 5-Pack
click to read more
Bid on Signed Photos & More
Duke Online Auctions
click to read more
Shop Here - Duke eSTORE
Replay Images Soon