Oct. 24, 2013
Head coach Wendy Davis and Minnesota Rowing wrap up the fall portion of the schedule this weekend, as members of the Gophers' varsity and novice teams travel south to Iowa City for the Head of the Iowa regatta. Minnesota will have three entries in the Women's Novice 8+ at 11:00 a.m., four entries in the Women's Varsity 4+ at Noon, and three entries in the Women's Varsity 8+ at 2:00 p.m.
Head of the Iowa
Hosted by the University of Iowa
When: Sunday, October 27
Where: Iowa River, Iowa City, Iowa (NOT at Lake MacBride)
Parking: City Park, 200 E Park Rd, Iowa City, Iowa 52246
11:00 a.m. Women's Novice 8+
12:00 p.m. Women's Varsity 4+
2:00 p.m. Women's Varsity 8+
Entries: 11 entries, including University of Minnesota Rowing, University of Iowa, Creighton University, Drake University, etc. See www.regattacentral.com for the full listing.
Race Coverage: A results board and race announcing will be provided throughout the day at City Park. Results will be posted live here: http://www.regattatiming.com/results/367/
Follow the #Gophers on Twitter: @Gopher_Rowing, followed by a wrap-up on Gophersports.com/wrowing. More info: regattacentral.com.
Spectators: The Minnesota Parent Tent will be located in City Park, across the river from the Sue Beckwith Boathouse, which is about 2500 m into the course. A walking path extends roughly 2000 m of the 3800 m course. The Park Road Bridge (3000 m mark) has sidewalks on both sides. The Hancher Bridge is about 500 m from the finish line. A results board and race announcing will be provided throughout the day at City Park. Wear Maroon and Gold!
11:00 a.m. Women’s Novice 8+
Minnesota A: Hauser, Ferree, Hensley, Greene, Bagley, Jackson, Taraswicz, Fealko, Blomberg
Minnesota B: Shaunessy, Kelly, Erickson, Ross, Price, Miller, Egland, Cruse, Stock
Minnesota C: Phillips, Martinez, Hunninghake, Mistic, Geoffrey, Gonsalves, Mockenhaupt, Dalton, Pepera
12:00 p.m. Women’s Varsity 4+
Minnesota A: Kelly, Hughes, Hodnett, Windsor, Weeks
Minnesota B: ChuTom, Bott, Miller, Sobek, Scarbro
Minnesota C: TenEyck, Friscia, Sundbo, Meyer, Schwanz
Minnesota D: Mocarski, Lukacs, VanHeel, Charley, Still
2:00 p.m. Women’s Varsity 8+
Minnesota A: Gainey, Windsor, Hodnett, Bott, Hughes, Sobek, Scarbro, Weeks, Miller
Minnesota B: Rogers, Andelin, Kohl, Andersen, Braak, Boileau, Koch, Ahrens, Marquardt
Minnesota C: Balch, Friscia, Schwanz, Flakne, Sundbo, Meyer, Lukacs, Kroll, Revering
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
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