Women's Rowing to Host Two Races on Saturday

PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania women’s rowing team gets back on the water this weekend with two meets on Saturday. At 9:30 a.m. the Quakers host Georgetown and MIT, followed by George Washington at 1:30 p.m.

Last Saturday the varsity eight finished third in the Connell Cup to Yale and Columbia. In the varsity four race, Yale placed first (6:38.2) followed by Penn (6:50.3) and Columbia (7:28.2). Penn’s novice eight narrowly edged out Columbia by a tenth of a second for second place. The Quakers crossed the finish line at 6:11.8, while the Lions trailed just behind at 6:11.9.

Penn (6:50.3) came in second to Yale (6:38.2) in the varsityA four race. In the varsityB four race, the Quakers finished first, coming in at 6:49. 8, while the Bulldogs placed second at 6:53.6.

Penn Probable Lineups Versus Georgetown and MIT

Novice 8+

C Ariel Silberstein

8 Rebecca Carew

7 Halley McDaniel

6 Meg Gilley

5 Julia Ritchie

4 Kelsey Colgan

3 Julia Holup

2 Maggie Walker

1 Mary Ellen King

Varsity 8+A

C Jessica Bartos

8 Val Hutchins

7 Meg Stinson

6 Kara Ellison

5 Gracie Kaplan-Stein

4 Jackie McEwan

3 Sarah Burd

2 Catie Vuksich

1 Maura Kelley

Varsity 8+B

C Lexie Caffrey

8 Iska Hain

7 Annie Beitler

6 Libby Mulligan

5 Laura Fox

4 Kristen Haneman

3 Paula O’Shaughnessy

2 Katie Purdy

1 Alana Kopke

Novice 4+

C Emily Schlesinger

4 Caitlin Jones

3 Amy Matta

2 Sue Strzelczyk

1 Samantha Tayne

Varsity 4+A

C Regina Houston

4 Julia Rogers

3 Liz Hathaway

2 Kristen Johnson

1 Erin McIntosh

Varsity 4+B

C Sasha Hallett

4 Saibh Madden

3 Shauna O'Donnell

2 Margaux Howard

1 Nishi Shah

Morning Race Schedule

9:30 a.m. Novice 8+

9:50 a.m. Varsity 8+

10:10 a.m. Novice 4+

10:45 a.m. Varsity 4+

Penn Probable Lineups Versus George Washington

Varsity 8+A

C Jessica Bartos

8 Val Hutchins

7 Meg Stinson

6 Kara Ellison

5 Gracie Kaplan-Stein

4 Jackie McEwan

3 Sarah Burd

2 Catie Vuksich

1 Maura Kelley

Varsity 8+B

C Lexie Caffrey

8 Iska Hain

7 Annie Beitler

6 Libby Mulligan

5 Laura Fox

4 Kristen Haneman

3 Paula O'Shaughnessy

2 Katie Purdy

1 Alana Kopke

Varsity 4+A

C Regina Houston

4 Julia Rogers

3 Liz Hathaway

2 Kristen Johnson

1 Erin McIntosh

Varsity 4+B

C Sasha Hallett

4 Saibh Madden

3 Shauna O’Donnell

2 Margaux Howard

1 Nishi Shah

Novice 8+A

C Ariel Silberstein

8 Rebecca Carew

7 Halley McDaniel

6 Meg Gilley

5 Julia Ritchie

4 Kelsey Colgan

3 Julia Holup

2 Maggie Walker

1 Mary Ellen King

Novice 8+B

C Emily Schlesinger

8 Caitlin Jones

7 Amy Matta

6 Sue Strzelczyk

5 Samantha Tayne

4 Sara Foelster

3 Nicole Garman

2 Jackie Wood

1 Orly May

Afternoon Race Schedule

1:40 p.m. Varsity 8+

2:20 p.m. Varsity 4+

2:40 p.m. Novice 8+