Stanford Women Shine at U23 Championships

July 26, 2006

Stanford Women's Crew is proud to recognize the accomplishments of Kerry Birk (junior), Stephanie Connolly (senior), and Stephanie Morrison (junior)at the World Rowing Under 23 Championships this past weekend in Hazewinkel, Belgium. Birk was a member of the United States Women's Eight that lead the field from start to finish and brought home a gold medal over Belarus in second and Germany in third. Connolly and Morrison were both members of the Canadian Women's Straight Four that finish 6th despite a hard charge off the starting line. Congratulations to these Cardinal athletes!

Kerry Birk

Stephanie Morrison

Women's 8+:
USA 6:06.6
BLR 6:08.9
GER 6:09.9
ROM 6:12.4
AUS 6:15.1
RUS 6:15.2

Women's 4-:
AUS 6:39.9
BLR 6:43.6
POL 6:43.8
GER 6:48.0
RUS 6:51.1
CAN 6:51.9