Women’s Rowing Places Eighth at Quinsigamond Snake Regatta

Women’s Rowing Places Eighth at Quinsigamond Snake Regatta

Worcester, MA --- The WPI women's rowing's varsity eight posted an eighth place finish at the Quinsigamond Snake Regatta on Saturday. 

The varsity eight of Corre Steele (Stow, MA), Rebecca Barolli (Middlebury, CT), Emily Hofmeister (Mission Hills, KS), Maggie Freed (Staunton, VA), Kayla McAvoy (Old Saybrook, CT), SaraBeth Leach (Fairfax Station, VA), Sandra Garcia-Fine (Cobleskill, NY), Victoria Loehle (Morganville, NJ) and coxswain Nicole Quintal (Colchester, VT) posted a time of 15:59.615 while the second varsity eight comprised of Sarah Smith (San Jose, CA), Kelsey Stergiou (Manchester, NH), Zulean Cruz-Diaz (McAller, TX), Audrey Allen (Topsfield, MA), Julia Pershken (Albion, ME), Kristin Olson (San Diego, CA), Huda Gad (Cairo, Egypt), Jennifer Golden (Norton, MA) and coxswain Basak Soylu (Mill Creek, WA) was 16th in a time of 16:47.930. 

The novice A boat made up of Kaylee Perron (Swell, NH), Emily Perkins (Leeds, ME), Jasmine Loukola (Wells, MA), Evelyn Grainger (Millbrook, NY), Rachel Santarsiero (Glastonbury, CT), Klaudia Linek (Woonsocket, RI), Emily Richardson (Portland, OR), Abigail Sawyer (Uxbridge, MA) and coxswain Sarah Bucknam (Johnston, RI) won its race, reaching a finish line in 17:45.801 while the novice B entry of Marisa Sposato (Flemington, NJ), Regina Reynolds (Newark, DE), Ivanna Stuart (Orlando, FL), Steph Silvestris (Rutland, MA), Rachel Whalen (Centennial, CO), Rachel Murphy (Mendon, MA), Larissa Naidoo (Acton, MA), Alexandra Wolfe (Franklin, MA) and coxswain Shivangi Pandey (Lunenburg, MA) was 13th (20:28.642). 

The Engineers continue the fall portion of the schedule on Saturday and Sunday at the prestigious Head of The Charles Regatta.