May 13, 2013
Just days before the University of Minnesota women's rowing team heads to the 2013 B1G Rowing Championships, the Golden Gophers held their annual team banquet Sunday morning in the DQ Club Room at TCF Bank Stadium. There it was announced that sophomore Rebecca Braak was named Minnesota rowing's Most Valuable Athlete.
Currently ranked No. 20 in the CRCA/USRowing Coaches Poll and coming off a big win over No. 14 Wisconsin, the Gophers and Braak are set to compete at the B1G Rowing Championships Sunday, May 19 at Eagle Creek Park 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.