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USC Rowing Completes Second Day of NCAA Championship

May 28, 2022

SARASOTA, FLA. The No. 18 ranked USC women's rowing team completed the second day of competition at the 2022 NCAA Championships at Nathan Benderson Park in Sarasota, Fla. on Saturday 28, May 28. Today's results secured spots in tomorrow's final races: the Varsity Eight and Second Varsity Eight will race in their respective C Finals tomorrow, while the Varsity Four will race in the B Final.
"As a team, we learned a lot of lessons today," said head coach Josh Adam. "The stage has been set for the finals. Now we are ready for good sleep and a great race tomorrow!"

For a full list of boatings and times, see below.
In the C/D Semifinal, the USC Varsity Eight was neck and neck with Rutgers and Duke — all three teams battling for first. The Women of Troy finished in third place with a time of 06:26.283. The Trojans were only inches behind Duke as the Blue Devils clocked in at 06:25.839. Third place puts the Trojans in tomorrow's C Final. 
The Second Varsity Eight similarly had a strong race in their C/D Semifinal. The Trojans came out of the start with urgency and kept up their speed until crossing the finish line. USC finished in third place with a time of 06: 53.501, just a half of a second behind Oregon State to secure its place in tomorrow's C Final.  
The USC Varsity Four faced tough competition during the A/B Semifinal as every team in the race was ranked in the top ten in the CRCA Pocock Poll. USC finished in sixth place with a time of 07:29.257 to advance to tomorrow's  B Final. 

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2022 NCAA Championships
Day 2
Nathan Benderson Park | Sarasota, Fla.
Saturday, May 28, 2022

Varsity Eight Second Varsity Eight Varsity Four
1 06:08.328 Texas 1 06:18.360 Texas 1 06:56.663 Texas
2 06:11.256 Washington 2 06:23.043 SMU 2 07:04.101 Yale
3 06:21.694 Pennsylvania 06:38.924 Michigan 3 07:07.381 USC
06:25.949 Rutgers 06:38.613 USC 07:22.790 Syracuse
5 06:29.563 USC 06:39.955 Oregon St 07:30.407 Pennsylvania


Cox Eden Cooper-Squires Cox Olivia Lau Cox Lillian Lau
Stk. Jenna Van De Grift  Stk. Celia Marino Fiona Batstone 
Ludovica Braglia 7 Ingrid Brast Jane Cox 
6 Annabel Aron 6 Clare Widzgowski  Jemima Morgan 
5 Cecilie Brünnich Sørensen 5 Anna Molnar  Bow Sonja Washburn 
4 Grete Alttoa Chaira Meakin  
Ryleigh Megill 3 Ieva Medelinskaite  
2 Claudia Cabula 2 Anastasiia Slivina  
Bow Zoe McCutcheon Bow Isabella Lysaker