2011-12 Merrimack Crew News

Season Recap: Women’s Crew Makes Major Strides in Inaugural Season
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – In the inaugural season of women’s crew at Merrimack, the Warriors competed in four regattas against division I, II and III teams from the northeast.

Women’s Crew Takes Home Silver Medal in Season Finale
WORCESTER, MA - The Merrimack College Women's rowing team took to the water today in Worcester, MA at the New England Rowing Championships in pursuit of a title in the Women's Novice 4+ category. The day's racing began with the 8:10 heat. The Warriors heat consisted of UVM, Amherst College, Bowdoin College, Roger Williams and Wentworth. Merrimack placed second, securing a place in the 2 p.m. Grand Final.

Women's Crew Takes Home Another 1st Place Finish at UMass Lowell Regatta
Lowell, Mass. - The Merrimack women's crew team took home a 1st place finish in the novice four race on Saturday afternoon at the UMass Lowell Regatta. The Warriors novice eight boat took home a 2nd place finish as well.

Women’s Crew Stays Undefeated on the Season With a Victory at the Clark Regatta
WORCESTER, MA – The Merrimack women's crew team took to the water in their second regatta of the spring season on Saturday morning at the Clark Regatta. The Warriors picked up the victory in the novice 8 race to stay undefeated on the season.

Women's Crew Takes Two of Three Events From Bryant University in First Ever Home Race
North Andover, Mass. - The Merrimack women's crew team won two fo the three events on Saturday afternoon from the Bryant University Bulldogs.

Women’s Crew Set to Open Spring Season With First Ever Home Race
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – The Merrimack women’s crew team will continue its first season of competition April 7 as it opens the spring season hosting its first ever home race. Bryant University, also a first year team, will travel up to Lawrence, Mass. for a dual meet on the Merrimack River.

Barry Captains Women's Crew at Merrimack College
Merrimack women's crew member Julia Barry was featured in the Banner newspaper in hometown of West Boylston, Mass.

Crew Races to 9th Place Finish
Saratoga Springs, NY – The Merrimack women's crew team took to the water in their second and final regatta of the fall semester on Saturday morning. In all three Merrimack boats competed in the event including two boats in the novice four race and one boat in the novice eight. The two novice four boats finished 9th and 14th respectively. In the novice eight race the Warriors came in 11th.

Crew Finishes Third in First Ever Race
The Merrimack crew team finished third in both races on Sunday afternoon at the New Hampshire Championships.

Merrimack Listed in Top Ten of U.S. News & World Report's Best Regional Colleges
Merrimack College has been ranked 8th in the U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 rankings of best northeast colleges.

Women’s Crew Unveils Inaugural Schedule
NORTH ANDOVER, MA – Head Coach Tim Desrosiers announced the first-ever fall women’s crew schedule, which kicks off on October 2.