As California’s Golden State Warriors pursue their third NBA championship in a row, an even longer streak was preserved at Gold River, CA, where Stanford women’s lightweight rowing won its fifth-straight Intercollegiate Rowing Association (IRA) team championship on Sunday.
After a first-place showing at the St. Francis Invitational, sailing is gearing up for the Pacific Coast Collegiate Sailing Conference (PCCSC) Team Race Championship in San Diego. Women’s rowing will join sailing in SoCal for the San Diego Crew Classic, while the men’s team will stay close to home, hosting the Pac-12 Challenge at Redwood Shores.
Over the weekend, Stanford’s No. 1 ranked women’s lightweight rowing team and No. 10 ranked women’s rowing team hosted regattas at Redwood Shores, as they continued their 2018 campaigns. Both teams found success in their matchups, taking several key wins against ranked opponents.
In the IRA National Championship Regatta at Lake Natoma, California, over the weekend, the Stanford women’s lightweight rowing team swept all three grand finals—varsity eight, four and doubles—to claim its third consecutive team title, this time under the helm of first-year head coach Kate Bertko.
Both Stanford men’s and lightweight women’s rowing will head up to Lake Natoma, California, just north of Sacramento, to take part in the Intercollegiate Rowing Association National Championships this upcoming weekend. The No. 10 men will field the first, second and third varsity eight while the No. 1 women’s lightweight rowing program searches for their third…
In its final regatta of the regular season and a rare dual race against the No. 4 Princeton Tigers, No. 1 Stanford women’s lightweight rowing raced to a win on Saturday in New Jersey, taking the top positions in the varsity eight and varsity four events. With the varsity eight win, the Cardinal claimed the…
Over the weekend both women’s rowing teams continued their seasons with regattas on opposite sides of the country. The women’s rowing team rowed in the Lake Natoma Invitational in Sacramento, while the lightweight team traveled to New Jersey for the annual Knecht Cup. Both teams emerged with several victories after two full days of races.
The Stanford women’s lightweight rowing team meets at the Morrison Boathouse in Redwood City every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 6 A.M. to practice. (TIFFANY ONG/The Stanford Daily)