Minnesota Releases 2012-13 Rowing Schedule
The Gophers will open the spring season at the OKC Invite on March 8.

Sept. 28, 2012

The University of Minnesota women’s rowing program announced its 2012-13 schedule Friday afternoon, with the Golden Gophers set to compete in three events during their fall season and six regular-season regattas in the spring.

Minnesota’s first and only home regatta, the Head of the Mississippi, kicks off the fall on Oct. 7 at East River Flats Park. The varsity squad will then head to Rockford, Ill., on Oct. 14 to compete in the Head of the Rock. The fall season will come to a close on Oct. 28 at the Head of the Iowa in Iowa City.

The Gophers’ will start off the spring season with a scrimmage at San Diego on Feb. 9, before officially opening the season at the OKC Invite on March 8.

The varsity team will travel to Knoxville for a dual regatta at Tennessee, before the novice heads out on its own for the San Diego Crew Classic on April 6. Both squads will face Iowa in a Big Ten Conference dual on April 13 and will also take part in the Clemson Challenge on April 20. The regular-season comes to a close on May 5, when Minnesota travels to Wisconsin for its annual Border Battle.

The Big Ten Rowing Championships are set for May 19 in Indianapolis, Ind.

2012-13 Minnesota Golden Gopher Rowing Schedule

DATE

 

DAY

OPPONENT

TIME

Oct.

7

Sunday

Head of the Mississippi

All Day

 

14

Sunday

Head of the Rock (Varsity Only)

All Day

 

28

Sunday

Head of the Iowa

All Day

Feb.

9

Saturday

USD Scrimmage

All Day

Mar.

8

Friday

OKC Invite

All Day

 

24

Sunday

Tennessee (Varsity Only)

All Day

Apr.

6

Saturday

Crew Classic (Novice Only)

All Day

 

13

Saturday

Iowa

All Day

 

20

Saturday

Clemson Challenge

All Day

May

5

Sunday

Wisconsin

All Day

 

19

Sunday

Big Ten Championships

All Day

 

31

Friday

NCAA Championships

All Day

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