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Rowing Picked Third in WCC, Pair Named Preseason All-WCC

Jessica Kegel was named to the preseason All-WCC team.
Jessica Kegel was named to the preseason All-WCC team.

March 31, 2014

Gonzaga University has been selected to win the 2014 West Coast Conference women's rowing championship in a preseason poll of the WCC's seven head coaches. The defending WCC Champion Bulldogs earned 35 points and five first place votes, while 2012 WCC Champion University of San Diego followed closely behind with 27 points and two first place votes for the second place spot.

LMU collected 24 points for third place in the preseason poll, while Saint Mary's College was just two points behind with 22. Portland (17 points), Creighton University (10 points), and Santa Clara University (7 points) rounded out the poll.

All seven WCC rowing teams are represented on the preseason All-West Coast Conference team, led by Gonzaga with four selections, San Diego with three, and the remaining five schools with two apiece. LMU's Jessica Kegel and Janayna Sobrosa were honored for the Lions.

2014 WEST COAST CONFERENCE PRESEASON POLL

Team (First Place Votes) Points
Gonzaga (5) 35
San Diego (2) 27
Loyola Marymount 24
Saint Mary’s 22
Portland 17
Creighton 10
Santa Clara 7

2014 PRESEASON ALL-WEST COAST CONFERENCE TEAM

Player School Year
Megan Alferness Santa Clara Sr.
Brooklyn Beeler Gonzaga So.
Michelle Campbell San Diego Sr.
Jessica Kegel Loyola Marymount Jr.
Maggie Keller Portland So.
Taylor Kendzierski San Diego Sr.
Lauren Klick Creighton Sr.
Brianna Lamb San Diego Sr.
Natalie Livingston Saint Mary's Jr.
Mallori McGill Gonzaga Sr.
Blair Mitchell Santa Clara Sr.
Janayna Sobrosa Duarte Loyola Marymount Jr.
Kara Soueck Gonzaga So.
Anne Marie Stonikas Creighton Jr.
Melissa Templin Portland So.
Maddie Turbes Gonzaga So.
Katherine Wahl Saint Mary's Jr.

 

 

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