In a showdown of the three of the top crews in the nation between No. 2 California, No. 6 Stanford and No. 9 Brown, the Cardinal placed second in the varsity eight to close out the two-day Lake Natoma Invitational on Sunday.
Stanford women's rowing will host one of the top collegiate regattas of the season in the Pac-12 Challenge, welcoming California, Washington, Michigan, Virginia and Ohio State to Redwood Shores this weekend.