Washington alumna and veteran U.S. para-rower Danielle Hansen '17 won both a gold and a silver medal while former UW men's team captain Jacob Dawson '16 won bronze in the men's four Saturday in the next-to-last day of the 2018 World Rowing Championships in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.
The 2018 World Rowing Under-23 Championships came to a close Sunday with 13 Huskies earning medals, including six in the United States men's eight that won gold and three in the American women's eight, which earned the bronze.
Washington rowers at the 2018 World Rowing Under-23 Championships enjoyed success across the board on Saturday. Five more Huskies qualified for A finals while Chase Deitner '21, rowing in the United State lightweight men's coxed four, won the bronze medal.
Washington rowers had a successful day across a number of events on the second day of the 2018 World Rowing Under-23 Championships on Thursday, highlighted by wins by three different Huskies in women's double sculls heats, as well strong finishes in the men's and women's eights heats.