May 3, 2013
The University of Minnesota women's rowing team is set to wrap-up regular-season action Sunday morning when it makes the short trip to Madison, Wis., for a Big Ten double dual against host Wisconsin and Michigan State. Action on Lake Mendota will get underway at 8:00 a.m.
The Gophers' First Varsity Eight will be the first to race both the No. 14-ranked Badgers and the Spartans, followed by the Second Varsity Eight at 8:15 a.m. The Second Novice Eight will get started at 8:30 a.m., while the First Novice Eight and First Varsity Four will shove off at 8:45 a.m. and 9:15 a.m., respectively.
The event will come to a close with the Second Varsity Four race at 9:30 a.m.
Fans can follow live results from each race on Twitter by following @BadgersLive.
The Big Ten double dual will be the final tune-up for the Gophers before they compete in the 2013 Big Ten Rowing Championships on May 19 in Indianapolis, Ind.
Minnesota Falls in the Border Battle Regatta
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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.