Men's Crew Concludes Fall Season In Style

Nov. 11, 2001

A busy weekend for the Cardinal concluded the Fall racing season with outstanding results. The Varsity finished second at the Head of the Lake and the Freshmen placed first in the Redhead Regatta. Both squads secured the winningest records in Fall racing history. (more)

The weekend capped an outstanding Fall season from the Cardinal. The Varsity Eight took second at the Head of the Lake Regatta and the Freshmen won the Redhead Regatta.Both races proved significant, as the Varsity Eight and Freshmen Eights concluded the Fall season with strong results.

Seattle, WA-Saturday in perfect conditions, the Varsity Eight raced with distinction and took second place behind the globally enhanced crew from the University of Washington. Of greater significance was that the Cardinal beat the Oregon State Beavers to the finish line. This was the first time in the last five years where the Cardinal has achieved such a result. 'We feel that our results will be achieved only through the daily effort that we put into our work.' noted senior coxswain Simona Chin. 'This was an excellent opportunity to execute on race day. We will continue to move forward.' The Varsity Four continued the Cardinal effort with a solid effort, finishing seventh out of twenty-two crews in the Open Four.

Open 8+ Results:

Washington 15:16

Stanford 15:46

OSU 15:56

Varsity 8+ Lineup:

Seat Name Year Hometown

Cox) Simona Chin SR Houston, TX

8) Chris Jones JR Woodlands, TX

7) Nate Schuett SR Hobe Sound, FL

6) Mike Hawkes JR Santa Maria, CA

5) Jamie Schroeder SO Wilmette, IL

4) Stu Scollay JR Sacramento, CA

3) Justin Virgili SR Raleigh, NC

2) Matt Altman SO Seattle, WA

1) Eric Shedlosky JR Old Lyme, CT

Redwood City, CA- In overcast conditions at the Redhead Regatta, Men's Crew continued efforts for Spring racing. The Frosh/Novice squad concluded their Fall season with another first place finish. The Varsity group broke down into small boats, winning all entered events. This concluded the first undefeated Fall season for Frosh crew at Stanford. 'Our results are due to the hard work and daily effort that the student athletes have committed.' noted Coach Amerkhanian. 'We are pleased with the performances and hope to build on the results in the Spring.'

Freshmen 8+ Lineups

Seat Name Hometown

cox) Zack Cooper McLean, VA

8) Sam Mcmeekin London, ENG

7) Eerik Hantsoo Washington, DC

6) Martin Mumford Mill Valley, CA

5) Rob Evans Saratoga, CA

4) Gene Berdichevsky Richmond, VA

3) Brian Belmont Allentown, PA

2) Glenn Bean Reedley, CA

1) Eric Segal Fort Washington, PA

cox) Sam Chang Austin, TX

8) Eric Feeny Woodside, CA

7) Alex Moore Wilmington, DE

6) David Banks Potomac, MD

5) Austin Shoemaker Sarasota, FL

4) Alex Pagon Snohomish, WA

3) Joe Melaragno San Diego, CA

2) Adam Piotrowski Oak Park, IL

1) Jason Stone Naperville, IL

The Cardinal will next see action on their home waters at the Redwood City Race Course on March 29th versus Santa Clara. Be sure to come out and support the Cardinal.

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