Women's Openweight Crew Competes at the EAWRC Sprints

Women's Openweight Crew Competes at the EAWRC Sprints


- Location: Worcester, Mass. (Lake Quinsigamond)

- The Lead: At the EAWRC Sprints on Sunday on Lake Quinsigamond, the MIT women's openweight crew team competed in the Varsity 8 and Second Varsity 8 races.


- In the Varsity 8 heat, MIT was fifth at 6:54.088 as the Engineers were five seconds back of UConn. In the Third Final, the Engineers crossed in first ahead of Holy Cross with a time of 7:02.008.

- In the morning 2V8 heat, the Engineers crossed in fifth in a time of 7:19.652 to advance to the Third Final. In that race, MIT finished second with a final time of 7:21.8.


Varsity 8
Cox: Annie Zhang
8: Allison King
7: Rose Bielak    
6: Tal Gilad       
5: Rosalie Phillips 
4: Jess Arbuckle
3: Caitlin McCandler
2: Julia Grim
1: Grace Melcher

Second Varsity 8
Cox: Emelie Eldracher
8: Tess Gustafson
7: Annika Heuser
6: Lucy McMillan
5: Alexa Stewart
4: Maria Barbosa
3: Emily Kiley
2: Aigneis Frey
1: Dhamanpreet Kaur 


- MIT wraps up the 2019 season on Friday, May 17th as the Engineers compete at the Patriot League Championship on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass.


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