March 23, 2013
The University of Minnesota women's rowing team is set to hit the road for a dual regatta at Tennessee Sunday in the early morning on Melton Hill Lake in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
The Gophers' varsity team will compete in the regatta and looks to build upon its success in its season-opening event, the Oklahoma Invite. Minnesota totaled 15 wins on the Oklahoma River against teams from host Oklahoma, Kansas State, Kansas and Tulsa.
For their performance at the OU Invite, the Gophers' First Varsity Eight was named the Big Ten Boat of the Week.
World Rowing U-23 Championships begin Wednesday
Anna Cruse and Team USA will compete at next week's 2017 World Rowing Under-23 Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria as entries were finalized this week.
Cruse is first Gopher to join U-23 National Team
2017 Minnesota grand and former Gopher rower Anna Cruse qualified for the World Championships in Bulgaria on Thursday
Gophers Place Seventh at Big Tens
Anna Greene and Rylie Wargo earned All-Big Ten recognition while the Gophers earned a pair of top-five finishes.