Women's Rowing to Compete Against LMU Saturday
April 6, 2005
This WeekThe USC women's rowing team will face Loyola Marymount on Saturday, April 9, in a head-to-head competition held at the USC Boathouse in the Port of Los Angles. Races begin at 9 a.m. The Women of Troy are led by Simone Manhold, Barbora Varekova, Ligita Kaviere, Dunja Pejcic, Anna Efremova, Diana Ivanova, Laura McDaniel and Tatiana Boldyreva in the Varsity Eight.
RankingsThe Trojans' Varsity Eight crew is ranked No. 14 in the most recent US Rowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association NCAA Division I poll that came out March 30. LMU is not ranked.
BBQ to FollowFollowing the races on Saturday, the Trojan Club will be hosting a BBQ for athletes and fans.
Schedule for SundayUSC vs. LMU9 a.m.- Varsity Four9:20 a.m.- Varsity Eight10:20 a.m.- JV Eight10:40 a.m.- Novice Eight11:20 a.m.- Varsity Four (Varsity Eights in Fours)
Directions From USC:Take 110 South (pass 105 and 405 freeways).Exit 'C' Street.Make a RIGHT at the stop sign at 'Figueroa'.Make a LEFT on 'Harry Bridges'.Make a RIGHT on 'Avalon'.Make a LEFT on 'Water Street'.Make a RIGHT on 'Yacht St'.The boathouse is on the left past the fire station.Boathouse Phone No.: (310) 513-9829
Last Time OutUSC last competed at the San Diego Crew Classic, on April 2-3. The Varsity Eight placed third in the grand final behind California and Stanford, respectively, and the JV Eight placed fifth in the grand final, with California winning the race. The Women of Troy's Novice Eight placed eighth overall, 26 seconds ahead of 12th - place LMU.