Women's Rowing Takes Third at WCC Championship
The Lions collected 26 points with a third place finish in the second varsity eight and fourth place finishes in the varsity four and varsity eight to finish third overall at the 2012 WCC Rowing Championship Saturday on Lake Natoma.
May 12, 2012
GOLD RIVER, Calif. - The LMU women's rowing team collected 26 points with a third place finish in the second varsity eight and fourth place finishes in the varsity four and varsity eight to finish third overall at the 2012 West Coast Conference Rowing Championship Saturday on Lake Natoma.
The Lions who were the preseason selection to place fourth, came in third behind San Diego and Gonzaga, each with 39 points. San Diego clinched the 2012 WCC team title, winning the tiebreaker by virtue of its first place finish in the varsity eight.
LMU began the day with an 8:23.2, fourth place finish in the varsity four. The second varsity eight followed with a 7:16.6, third place finish, edging out fourth place Portland (7:19.9) and fifth place Saint Mary's (7:23.9). The Lions closed out the morning with a 6:59.7, fourth place finish in the varsity eight.
2012 West Coast Conference Rowing Championship Final Standings
Varsity Four Official Results
Second Varsity Eight Official Results
1. Gonzaga, 6:52.9
(cox: Natalie Wolfrom; Christine Powers; Erin Russell; Casey Burt; AnnaOlson; Mari Schramm; Sarah Atkins; Jordan Davies; Christi Mentele)
2. San Diego, 6:58.5
(cox: Anna Yamamoto; Jenn Travis; Caitlin Bridges; Gina Schneider; Taylor Kendzierski; Garrison Daly; Mataya McNeil; Lauren Rollings; Michelle Elrich)
3. Loyola Marymount 7:16.6
(cox: Jen Koester; Emily Holland; Danielle Ciraulo; P.K Carey-Jones; Paulina Lindstedt; Kelsey Dunbar; Ku'ulei Lake; Jill Dannis; Katherine Wikholm)
4. Portland 7:19.9
(cox: Taylor Nelson; Suzanne Blair; Kayla Russell; Melissa Gomez; Karen Christiansen; Kendyl Daniels; Cloe Hussey; Lauren Mainero; Kelly Herman)
5. Saint Mary's 7:23.9
(cox: Bennett Collier; Brandynne Cho; Caitlin Evans; Kira Paulin; Katherine Wahl; Nicolette Pierantoni; Alexandria Iwaszewicz; Tessa Cunha; Nathalie Lambrecht)
6. Creighton 7:41.5
(cox: Hayley Pilcher; Kathryn Mindt; Lauren Roknich; Anna Balling; Christina Moore; Shannon Flannery; Katie Dougherty; Nicole Kamada; Morgan McEnery)
7. Santa Clara 7:45.8
(cox: Rissa Yaw; Bissy Rail; Kristen Hutchison; Jessica Farran; Michelle Castro; Laura Jalaian; Margaret Mendenhall; Adrienne Lohe; Brenda Arellano)
Varsity Eight Official Results
2012 West Coast Conference Coach of the Year
2012 West Coast Conference Co-Coxswains of the Year
2012 West Coast Conference Newcomer of the Year
2012 West Coast Conference Rower of the Year
2012 West Coast Conference All-Conference Team