Women’s Crew Advances to “A” Finals in Knecht Cup Regatta
WARRIORS ADVANCE TO KNECHT CUP REGATTA "A" FINALS TOMORROW (APRIL 13) AT MERCER LAKE
WEST WINDSOR, N.J. – The Merrimack College women's crew team began its spring season Saturday, as the Warriors participated in the Knecht Cup Regatta at Mercer Lake. The Warriors battled in the Women's Club Four event, where both teams finished second in the heats and advanced to the "A" Finals scheduled for tomorrow (Sunday).
Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014
Course/Location: Mercer Lake | West Windsor, N.J.
How it Happened
Merrimack raced two boats and each one finished in second in Heat 1 and Heat 2, respectively. Merrimack College "A" finished Heat 1 with a time of 7:57.54 while Merrimack College "B" finished Heat 2 2 with a time of 8:01.30.
The Results: Women's Club Four
1 plus next 3 fastest times to Final
1. Pittsburgh 7:53.92
2. Merrimack A 7:57.54
3. Mercyhurst B 8:08.90
4. Penn State 8:12.56
5. Philadelphia 8:22.46
1. Bowdoin 7:26.52
2. Merrimack B 8:01.30
3. Lafayette 8:04.40
4. Virginia Tech A 8:08.52
5. Charleston 8:17.64
Women's crew returns to action tomorrow in Day Two of the Knecht Cup Regatta, as the Warriors race in the "A" Final along with Pittsburgh, Bowdoin, Mercyhurst "A", and VCU. The race is set to begin at 9:50 a.m. at Mercer Lake.