Beavers race in the San Diego Crew Classic
April 2, 2005
The Beavers were in California today, competing in the San Diego Crew Classic. OSU raced three boats in the heats today, a varsity eight boat, a JV eight boat, and a novice eight boat.
The varsity eight boat finished in 7 minutes and 4.87 seconds and in fifth place in their heat. Perennial power California won the heat finishing in a time of 6:46.5 and other pacific 10 schools USC and Washington State finished second and third respectively. The varsity eight boat will race tomorrow at 11:30 AM in the petite final, which means they will be racing for seventh to twelfth place.
The JV eight finished in a time of 7:14.99 and in third place. California won that race as well finishing in a time of 6:58.8. The JV eight will also be competing in the petite final at 10:20AM.
The novice eight finished in second in their heat finishing in a time of 7:04.43. UCLA won that heat, finishing in a time of 7:02.1. The novice eight boat will be competing in the grand final tomorrow at 10:50 AM, which means they are competing for first to sixth place.
Varsity 8 - California 6:46.5; USC 6:55.08; Washington State 7:00.88; Notre Dame 7:03.21; Oregon State 7:04.87; Loyola 7:11.26;
JV8 - California 6:58.8; Texas 7:02.90; Oregon State 7:14.99; Sac State 7:17.18; Central Florida 7:30.57; USD `B' 8:30.74;
Novice 8- UCLA 7:02.1; Oregon St 7:04.43; Notre Dame 7:12.60 UCSD 7:32.91; UCSB 7:37.32; Santa Clara 7:38.77; Chapman 8:38.57;