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Men's N4+ Takes Gold at WIRA's, Women's V4+ Earns Bronze

LMU earned three medals Sunday at WIRA's.
LMU earned three medals Sunday at WIRA's.

April 28, 2013

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Complete 2013 WIRA Championship Results

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. - All seven competing LMU men's and women's crews raced in their respective Grand Finals Sunday at the 2013 Western Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship. Medalling Lion crews included the men's novice 4+, men's lightweight novice 4+ and women's varsity 4+.

The Lion men's novice 4+ had a superb weekend of rowing, taking first in its preliminary heat on Saturday in a time of 7:05.9 before claiming gold in Sunday's Grand Final in 6:52.4. LMU held off stiff competition from Orange Coast College, which placed second in 6:53.7. San Diego placed third in 7:00.2, Pacific Lutheran was fourth (7:05.8), Lewis & Clark was fifth (7:07.9) and Cal Maritime was sixth (7:20.9).

The men's lightweight novice 4+ earned bronze with a time of 7:34.5 and just seconds off silver medalist Orange Coast College (7:31.1).

In the women's varsity 4+, LMU earned the bronze medal with a time of 8:11.6. West Coast Conference rival Gonzaga took gold in 7:36.4 and San Diego State was the silver medalist in 8:11.0.

The LMU women's varsity 8+ and junior varsity 8+ each placed fourth in their respective Grand Finals Sunday.

LMU's varsity 4+ men's crew also won its prelim head (6:50.9) on Saturday, before placing fourth in their Grand Final Sunday, finishing in a time of 6:52.1.

 

 

The Lion women will be back at it in two weeks, traveling back to Lake Natoma in Rancho Cordova, Calif., for the 2013 WCC Championship on May 18.

COMPLETE RESULTS

Women's V8+ Grand Final
Gonzaga - 6:47.7
Stanford - 6:47.9
SMC - 6:58.6
LMU - 6:58.8
SAC - 7:03.6
SEA - 7:25.4
LMU Lineup: Leanne McNamee, Hanna Osborne, Paulina Lindstedt, Jessica Kegel, Janayna Sobrosa, Margaret Boze, Emily Holland, Mackenzi Sherman (cox) Jen Koester

Women's JV8+ Grand Final
Gonzaga - 6:51.2
SAC - 7:06.2
SDSU - 7:10.5
LMU - 7:12.1
SMC - 7:19.4
SCU - 7:57.5
LMU Lineup: Kelsey Burrell, Danielle Ciraulo, Monica Weaser, Kelsey Dunbar, P.K. Carey-Jones, Ashley Brown, Kathryn Courson, Alexa Carrington, (cox) Emma Wright

Women's V4+ Grand Final
Gonzaga - 7:36.4
SDSU - 8:11.0
LMU - 8:11.6
SMC - 8:17.1
LMU Lineup: Elizabeth Dawkins, Marie Bliss, Jill Dannis, Jasmine Gonzales (cox) Jessica Lee

Men's N4+ Grand Final
LMU - 6:52.4
OCC - 6:53.7
USD - 7:00.2
PLU - 7:05.8
L&C - 7:07.9
Cal Maritime - 7:20.9
LMU Lineup: Trent Benson, Trevor Felix, Cameron Heath, Taylor Coletta, (cox) Nina Lepp

Men's LTWT N4+ Grand Final
WSU - 7:04.8
OCC - 7:31.1
LMU - 7:34.5
Cal Maritime - 7:39.2
LMU Lineup: Daniel Garber, Patrick Donovan, Jordan Young, Matt Beauchamp, (cox) Trent Hosokawa

Men's V4+ Grand Final
UCSB - 6:47.4
SPU - 6:47.8
SAC - 6:51.9
LMU - 6:52.1
L&C - 6:56.6
UCSD - 7:11.2
LMU Lineup: Glen Akiona, Michael Morehart, Quin Thames, Brendan Henderson, (cox) Jennifer Sonnier

Men's Pair Grand Final
SEA - 7:13.0
Cal Maritime - 7:24.0
UCD - 7:00.2
UCSB - 7:43.8
LMU - 7:45.9
UCLA - 7:49.3
LMU Lineup: Jordan Furlong, Theo Jacobson

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