Twenty-five members of Wesleyan University crew were honored by the National Invitational Rowing Championships (NIRC) recently as they were named to the 2019 NIRC All-Academic Team.
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The Wesleyan men’s and women’s rowing teams will compete for the 2019 NESCAC Rowing Championships Sunday, May 12, which will be held at Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. The NESCAC Championship is awarded based on performance in the first varsity eight grand final race at the National Invitational Rowing Championship (NIRC).
Wesleyan men's crew, seeded No. 1 entering the 2019 New England Rowing Championships, won the Varsity 8 with a time of 6:08.275 at Lake Quinsigamond on Saturday and finished fourth overall in the team point standings with 60.60 points. It's the Cardinals fourth V8 win in program history (1967, 1987, 2004) as they claimed the Rusty Callow Trophy.
Wesleyan men’s rowing defended the Norm Graf Cup on Sunday morning by defeating Trinity and Connecticut College in the Varsity 8 and 2nd Varsity 8 races. The Cardinals finished third overall in both events, while claiming the Varsity 4 by a significant margin.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. – The Wesleyan men’s crew team reclaimed the Little Three title on Saturday, triumphing over Amherst and Williams.
MEDFORD, Mass. – The Wesleyan men’s crew team competed against Bates, UMASS and Tufts on Saturday morning, as the Varsity 8 and the Second Varsity 8 were both victorious in all of their races.