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.
Minnesota Falls in the Border Battle Regatta
Minnesota competed in their only home meet of the year. They were swept by Wisconsin but showed much improvement
Minnesota Hosts Border Battle Regatta
Minnesota hosts their only home meet of the year. They take on Wisconsin Sunday at Lake Phalen.
Gophers Finish An Impressive Meet at Wisconsin
The University of Minnesota rowing team picked up four first place finishes, seven second place finishes and one third place finish in Wisconsin.