The No. 4 Women of Troy Look Strong After Day One of the San Diego Crew Classic
April 5, 2008
The Women of Troy will look to bring home trophies tomorrow, Sunday, April 6th as they move into day two of the San Diego Crew Classic in Mission Bay, San Diego.
The Varsity Eight turned in a first place performance in heat A of the Jessop-Whittier Cup with a time of 6:27.0. Washington State was close on their heels in second with a time of 6:27.94. The Women of Troy turned out the fastest time of any team in any heat. They will participate in the grand finals for the Jessop-Whittier Cup Sunday at 9 am. Their competition will include Washington State, Washington, Stanford, Wisconsin and UCLA.
The JV Eight also won heat A in the preliminaries for the Jackie Ann Sitt Hungness trophy with a time of 6:40.40. Washington State was next with a time of 6:43.18. USC will participate in the grand finals for the Jackie Ann Sitt Hungness trophy against Washington State, Clemson, Washington, UCLA and Stanford at 10:10 am tomorrow.
In the open club category, the Women of Troy took first in their preliminary heat with a time of 7:24.40. UCLA had the fastest time for the open eight with a time of 7:21.8 in the second preliminary heat. Tomorrow USC will fight UCLA, UC Irvine and Drexel for the Carly Copley Cup at 11:30 am.
The Women of Troy Novice team finished second in their heat for the Laurel V. Korholz Perpetual Trophy with a time of 7:26.27. They will be competing in the grand final at 11:10 am on Sunday. They will line-up against Orange Coast College, Washington, Washington State, San Diego State and UC Davis.
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Results From Day One of the San Diego Crew Classic
Women's Collegiate Varsity Invitational Jessop-Whittier Trophy: Preliminary Heat A
1. USC: 6:27.0
2. Washington State: 6:27.94
3. Washington: 6:29.50
4. Clemson: 6:30.03
5. Purdue: 6:48.22
Women's Collegiate JV Jackie Ann Sitt Hungness Trophy: Preliminary Heat A
1. USC: 6:40.40
2. Washington State: 6:43.18
3. Clemson: 6:47.95
4. Louisville: 6:50.96
5. KSU: 6:52.03
6. USD: 7:01.76
7. Sac State: 7:04.75
Women's Open Carley Copley Trophy: Preliminary Heat A
1. USC: 7:24.40
2. UCI: 7:41.78
3. Bair Island: 7:56.34
4. UCSD: 8:38.02
5 UCSB Alumni: 8:38.52
Women's Collegiate Novice Laurel V. Korholz Perpetual Trophy: Preliminary Heat A
1. OCC: 7:20.3
2. USC: 7:26.27
3. Stanford: 7:36.46
4. UCI: 7:36.77
5. UCSD: 7:44.21
6. ASU: 8:03.24