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2018-19 Wesleyan Women's Crew News

  • Twenty-Five Cardinals Named to NIRC All-Academic Team
    June 17, 2019
    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.
  • Wesleyan Claims Fourth at NCAA Rowing Championships
    June 01, 2019
    Wesleyan women's crew recorded its best finish in program history at the NCAA Division III Rowing Championships as it finished fourth overall as a team this weekend at the Indianapolis Rowing Center in Indianapolis, Ind.
  • Wesleyan Crew Receives Eight All-NESCAC Selections
    May 15, 2019
    Eight members of Wesleyan crew were honored by the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) today as the league announced its 2019 Men’s and Women’s Rowing All-NESCAC Teams.
  • Women’s Crew Earns At-Large Bid to NCAA Championships
    May 14, 2019
    The fifth-ranked Wesleyan University women's crew earned an at-large bid to the 2019 NCAA Division III Rowing Championships, which will be held May 31-June 1 at the Indianapolis Rowing Center in Indianapolis, Ind. with Indiana University and the Indiana Sports Corporation serving as hosts.
  • Women’s Crew Places Fourth in Varsity 8 at NIRC
    May 12, 2019
    Wesleyan women’s crew competed at the National Invitational Rowing Championship, in conjunction with the NESCAC Rowing Championships, on Sunday at Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. The Cardinals’ Third Varsity 8 boat won the Petite Final, while the Varsity 8 qualified for the Grand Final to take fourth while placing second in the NESCAC’s behind Bates.
  • Wesleyan Rowing to Compete for NESCAC Championship Sunday
    May 09, 2019
    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).
  • Women's Crew Takes Fourth in Varsity 8 at New England Rowing Championships
    May 04, 2019
    No. 5 Wesleyan women's crew finished fourth in the Varsity 8 at the 2019 New England Rowing Championships Saturday on Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester, Mass. with a time of 6:59.728.
  • No. 5 Women’s Crew Wins Third-Straight Little Three Title
    April 20, 2019
    PITTSFIELD, Mass. – The No. 5 Wesleyan women’s crew team triumphed over No. 6 Williams and Amherst to claim its third-straight Little Three title on Saturday morning.
  • No. 7 Women’s Crew Competes Against Trio of Top-15 Teams
    April 13, 2019
    MEDFORD, Mass. – The No. 7 Wesleyan women’s crew team competed against No. 1 Bates, No. 12 Tufts and No. 6 Wellesley on Saturday morning. The Varsity 8 and the second V8 advanced to the championship after triumphing over Wellesley in head-to-head with, but both boats fell in the championship to No. 1 Bates.
  • Women's Crew Competes at McLaughlin Cup
    April 06, 2019
    WORCESTER, Mass. – The women’s crew team competed in the McLaughlin Cup in Worcester, Massachusetts on Saturday morning, highlighted by a first-place finish for the second Varsity 8 boat. 
  • Women’s Crew Opens Spring Season with Home Victory Over Coast Guard
    March 30, 2019
    MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan women’s crew team opened the spring season at home hosting Coast Guard. The Varsity 8 boat (Nicole Rizzuto [coxswain], Olivia Pearson, Ciara Basbbott-Ward, Allison Quintana, Rachelle Flowers, Lydia Paddock, Hannah Xu, Emma Porrazzo and Sarah Osborn) completed the 2,000m course in 7:02.0 to earn first-place, while the Bears were crossed the finish line in 7:33.6.
  • Women’s Varsity 8 Places Third at Head of the Fish
    October 27, 2018
    The Wesleyan women’s crew Varsity 8 placed third of 21 teams at Head of the Fish on Saturday.
  • Women's Varsity Eight Cruises to a 6th Place Finish at Head of the Charles
    October 21, 2018
    After being idle for three weeks, the Wesleyan women’s crew competed in the two-day 54th Annual Head of the Charles Regatta.
  • Women’s Crew Opens 2018 Campaign at Head of the Riverfront
    September 29, 2018
    Wesleyan University’s Women’s Crew opened its 2018 campaign at the Head of the Riverfront in Hartford, Conn. on Saturday. 
  • 2018 Women's Crew Season Preview
    September 26, 2018
    Wesleyan University women’s crew had an excellent fall campaign last year, which set the tone for another successful spring, in which the program reached the NCAA Championships for the third straight year.