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.
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.