Aug. 11, 2012
Jacqueline Stein, a sophomore on the University of Minnesota rowing team, competed in the finals of both the Senior Women's 8+ and Under 23 Women's 8+ events at the Royal Canadian Henley Regatta in St. Catherines, Ontario this week. The coxswain, who is the first American Gopher to take part in the regatta, competed with her club team, Penn A.C. Rowing Association.
In the Senior Women's 8+ Final Thursday, Stein helped her team to a sixth-place finish with a time of 7:15.16. Vesper won the race in 6:44.86 to claim the HIH President's Trophy.
Stein and Penn A.C. followed up that performance with a fifth-place showing in the Under 23 Women's 8+ Final Friday, clocking a time of 7:06.59. Vesper also placed first in the U23 race in 6:34.75 to take home the Geoffrey Taylor Trophy.
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.