Georgetown Wins BIG EAST Boat of the Week Award

Women's second varsity eight wins the BIG EAST boat of the week award

April 18, 2013

WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University women's rowing team's second varsity eight earned BIG EAST boat of the week honors for the first time in the 2013 racing season.

The Hoyas earned wins over St. Joes and MIT at the George Washington Invitational this past weekend. They finished ahead of a second-place St. Joes team Friday afternoon by 1.8 seconds with a time of 6:51.60 and defeated MIT Saturday afternoon, winning by a margin of 14.7 seconds in a time of 6:35.90.

The second varsity eight lineup consisted of coxswain Alison Nagle, stroke Lauren Abrams, Meaghan Bresnahan, Keara Schmeiser, Jen Bisgaier, Emily Buongiorno, Emily Carbone, Jocelyn Hlawaty, Sam Smolka.

The Georgetown rowing team continues competition this weekend when the lightweight team travels to Lake Picket, N.J. to contest Bucknell in the Class of 2012 Cup. Race times are to be determined.



More Headlines
Women’s Rowing Competes at Head of the Charles Regatta WASHINGTON – Georgetown University’s women’s rowing team... Women's Rowing Travels to Boston for Head of the Charles WASHINGTON – Coming off of an impressive performance at the Head of the... Women's Rowing Competes at Head of the Potomac WASHINGTON - Georgetown University's women's rowing team opened the 2016-17... Women's Rowing has 31 Named to Patriot League Academic... The Georgetown women's rowing team had 31 student-athletes named to the...
Shop Now


widget powered by zoomph


October 29
All Day
Princeton Chase
Princeton, N.J.
November 5
All Day
Head of the Occoquan
Fairfax Station, Va.