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.
- In Wesleyan's first race of the day, the Varsity 8 crossed the finish line in first-place (6:41.4) just ahead of Wellesley (6:44.11) to advance to the finals. Bates (6:48.7) outpaced Tufts (6:52.8) in the next race, before the Bobcats met the Cardinals in the championship. Bates crossed the finish line first with a time of 6:43.6, while Wesleyan was behind in 6:52.9.
- In the first race for the second V8, Wesleyan clocked in at 6:58.9, outlasting Wellesley (7:03.2) to advance to the championship. In the final, the Cardinals crossed the finish line in 7:16.4, behind first-place Bates (7:02.0).
- Wesleyan's third Varsity 8 fell to Wellesley in its first race of the day, clocking in at 7:30.2, before edging Tufts by three seconds in the consolation with a time of 7:28.3.
- V8 - Bow: Sarah Osborn; 2: Emma Porrazzo; 3: Hannah Xu; 4: Lydia Paddock; 5: Clara Babbott-Ward; 6: Olivia Pearson; 7: Rachelle Flowers; Stroke: Allison Quintana; Coxswain: Nicole Rizzuto
- 2V8 vs. Wellesley – Bow: Jemma Blazina; 2: Josephine Roudebush; 3: Sam Hill; 4: Eleanor Highleyman; 5: Mackenzie Wiley; 6: Sonja Welch; 7: Eva Phelps; Stroke: Monica Rao; Coxswain: Nikki Pallat
- 2V8 vs. Bates - Bow: Jemma Blazina; 2: Josephine Roudebush; 3: Sarah Paulson; 4: Eleanor Highleyman; 5: Mackenzie Wiley; 6: Sonja Welch; 7: Eva Phelps; Stroke: Monica Rao; Coxswain: Nikki Pallat
- 3V8 vs. Wellesley – Bow: Annabelle Lesser; 2: Rhea Aggarwal; 3: Francesca Myhrvold; 4: Alina Widmann; 5: Meghan Heffernan; 6: Celia D'Amato; 7: Sarah Paulson; Stroke: Kai Burton; Coxswain: Emily Frazer-Abel
- 3V8 vs. Tufts - Bow: Annabelle Lesser; 2: Rhea Aggarwal; 3: Emily Frazer-Abel; 4: Alina Widmann; 5: Francesca Myhrvold; 6: Celia D'Amato; 7: Meghan Heffernan; Stroke: Kai Burton; Coxswain: Chase Ames
- The Cardinals will compete for the Little Three title on Saturday in Pittsfield, Mass.