Men's Rowing Drops Decision to Cardinal on Sunday
May 2, 2010
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. – The Oregon State men’s rowing team competed in three different races this week as the second varsity and two freshman crews competed in the Windermere Cup Regatta in Seattle, Wash. on Saturday, while the varsity eight crew raced against Stanford on Sunday.
Both freshmen crews raced against the freshmen University of Washington crews. The first freshmen crew raced a tough race, coming in only two seconds after the second Washington boat.
In the second varsity race for the Erickson Cascade Cup, the Beavers came in third place to opponents Washington and Syracuse.
On Sunday, the varsity eight crew came in second place to Stanford in a tough race, dropping a 13-second decision to the Cardinal.
The Beavers race again on May 16 in the Pac-10 Championships in Rancho Cordova, Calif.
University of Washington 'A' 5:46.776
University of Washington 'B' 5:57.150
Oregon State 'A' 5:59.822
Oregon State 'B' 6:22.404
Second Varsity 8 (Erickson Cup)
University of Washington 5:41.997
Syracuse University 5:50.111
Oregon State University 6:09.045
Oregon State 5:59.8