Women's Rowing Sweeps Loyola Marymount And UC Irvine

March 14, 2005

Complete Results

March 12, 2005 -- The UCLA women's rowing team solidly defeated both UC Irvine and Loyola Marymount, capturing the Karen Hock-Hjelm Cup for the third consecutive year by winning the Varsity 8+ event in a time of 7:00. Loyola Marymount followed behind with a time of 7:20.6, and UC Irvine came in at 7:45.1.

The Bruins powered over the incoming tide and five knots headwind in the 2000 meter course at Marina Del Rey to record victories in the varsity 8+, second varsity 8+, the varsity 4+, the novice 8+ and the open 8+, sweeping the two schools.

The UCLA varsity eight consisted of Liz Pallas Jacobs (stroke), Kristin Bixel, Elizabeth Lee, Kelsey Hicks, Erin Haggerty, Jessica Fritz, Monica Grova, Jessica Rogers, Emina Ong (cox).

The winning times of the races were:

Women's Varsity 8+:

1. UCLA - 7:00.0

2. LMU - 7:20.6

3. UC Irvine - 7:45.1

Women's Second Varsity 8+:

1. UCLA - 7:16.3

2. LMU - 7:43.4

3. UCI - 8:07.6

Women's Varsity 4+:

1. UCLA - 8:01.4

2. LMU - 8:59.8

Women's' Open 8+:

1. UCLA - 7:59.4

2. LMU -8:28.9

Women's Novice 8+:

1. UCLA - 7:25.0

2. LMU - 7:34.8

3. UCI - 7:48.2

Up Next-- The Bruins will be host USC on the Sunday the 20th, as they compete for points in the Lexus Gauntlet Trophy challenge. Last year, USC captured the win in this dual meet, a feat the Bruins would not like to see occur again.


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Mar 05 - 8:00 AM PST
vs. San Diego State
Marina del Rey, CA
Saturday, Mar 12 - 7:00 AM PST
vs. Loyola Marymount
Marina del Rey, CA
Saturday, Mar 26 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Challenge
Redwood Shores, CA
Saturday, Apr 02 - All Day PST
vs. San Diego Crew ...
San Diego, CA
Saturday, Apr 16 - All Day PST
vs. Clemson Invitational
Clemson, SC
Saturday, Apr 30 - TBA PST
at USC
San Pedro, CA
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS