VANCOUVER LAKE, Wash. – Seattle University rowing opened the 2019 spring season in a dual with University of Portland on Saturday morning at Vancouver Lake. The Redhawks raced a pair of boats - a novice 8+ and varsity 4+.
"This was a great first race to start our season and give us a baseline," said Head Coach Jenny Park. "We are looking forward to training hard over spring break and build off of what we learned in Vancouver."
The young Redhawk squad turned in a time of 7:44.76 in the novice 8+, a boat comprised entirely of freshmen.
In the varsity 4+ race, the Redhawks finished third in a time of 8:00.37.
Seattle U will next compete in the 2019 Husky Open, scheduled for Saturday, Mar. 30 on Lake Washington.
Portland vs. Seattle U Dual Results – Vancouver Lake
1. Portland, 7:03.08
1. Seattle U, 7:44.76
SU Lineup: (C) Livija Langberg, (S) Nicole Robbins, (7) Jaclyn Janczakowski, (6) Michaela Plumage, (5) Hannah Sjogren, (4) Isabella Marez, (3) Grace Abshear, (2) Sara Richterman, (B) Gillian Retter
1. Portland 'A', 7:47.08
2. Portland 'B', 7:53.37
3. Seattle U, 8:00.37
4. Portland 'C', 8:17.35