UCLA Women's Rowing Concludes Fall Season in Newport Beach

Nov. 8, 2010

LOS ANGELES - The UCLA women's rowing program concluded its fall racing schedule with a successful weekend, competing at the Head of the Marina on Saturday and the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival on Sunday.

In Sunday's action in Newport Beach, the Bruins' raced two open eights, one freshman/novice eight and two fours. UCLA's eights finished first and second, respectively, finishing ahead of Stanford, San Diego State, Loyola Marymount, UC Irvine and Long Beach State.

UCLA's frosh/novice eight finished first out of 13 crews, edging second place USC by more than 16 seconds.

The Bruins' fours raced to second and sixth-place finishes, respectively, out of 11 boats.

In Saturday's action at the Head of the Marina in Marina del Rey, Calif., UCLA raced two fours, one novice eight and four pairs.

UCLA's women's rowing program opens its spring season with a dual-meet regatta against Loyola Marymount on Saturday, March 5, in Marina del Rey.

2010 Head of the Marina - Results

Collegiate 4+ `A': 21:01.00
Collegiate 4+ `B': 20:25.00

Collegiate Novice 8+: 19:29.00

Collegiate 2- `A' - 21:23.00
Collegiate 2- `B' - 21:44.00
Collegiate 2- `C' - 22:43.00
Collegiate 2- `D' - 22:59.00

Collegiate 8+: 19:29.00

2010 Newport Autumn Rowing Festival - Results

Open Eight
1. UCLA `A' - 14:59.76
2. UCLA `B' - 15:15.75
3. Stanford `A' - 15:22.96
4. San Diego State `A' - 15:25.11
5. San Diego `A' - 15:28.11
6. Loyola Marymount - 15:48.72
7. San Diego State `B' - 15:56.94
8. San Diego `B' - 16:04.19
9. Orange Coast College `A' - 16:33.67
10. Stanford `B' - 17:12.97
11. Orange Coast College `B' - 17:19.11
12. San Diego `C' - 17:31.65
13. UC Irvine - 17:34.67
14. Long Beach State - 17:37.03
15. Chapman - 17:47:61

Frosh/Novice Eight
1. UCLA - 16:28.89
2. USC - 16:45.06
3. San Diego `A' - 16:48.86
4. San Diego State `A' - 17:05.37
5. Sacramento State - 17:13.89
6. Stanford - 17:23.72
7. San Diego `B' - 18:40.78
8. Orange Coast College `A' - 18:50.41
9. San Diego State `B' - 18:50.73
10. San Diego State `C' - 18:52.28
11. Orange Coast College `B' - 20:54.17
12. Pacific - 21:25.30
13. Chapman - 22:13.23

Open Four
1. San Diego `A' - 17:56.16
2. UCLA `A' - 18:02.59
3. San Diego `C' - 18:43.75
4. San Diego State - 18:54.17
5. San Diego `B' - 18:57.85
6. UCLA `B' - 19:13.06
7. UC Irvine - 20:36.91
8. Cal Maritime - 20:55.28
9. Deep Water - 21:05.47
10. San Diego `D' - 21:36.44
11. USC - 21:41.57

UCLA's Rowing Lineups (at Newport)

Open Eight `A': Rachel LaBella (stroke), Jessica McGuire (7), Anastasia Alexander (6), Britta Syverson (5), Hilary Caldwell (4), Olivia Smith (3), Kat Lauer (2), Alexa Farafontoff (bow), Alaizah Koorji (coxswain)

Open Eight `B': Mariko Snyder (stroke), Deanna Wong (7), Monica Harvancik (6), Emily McLaughlin (5), Alexis McPhee (4), Tanya Smith (3), Nicole Sung-Jereczek (2), Erica Lockard (bow), Mia Hamano (coxswain)

Frosh/Novice Eight: Victoria Babson (stroke), Sara Mores (7), Amanda Fox (6), Audrey Calandra (5), Davi Schmidt (4), Taylor Veit (3), Taylor Scholssberg (2), Natalie Pettee (bow), Alexandra Scullion (coxswain)

Open 4 `A': Caroline Curson (stroke), Britta Syverson (3), Tamar Schaap (2), Jennifer Monacelli (bow), Ariel Handler (coxswain)

Open 4 `B': Meguire Broersma (stroke), Anoush Khojikian (3), Chelsea Wolfe (2), Megan Danley (bow), Lauren Leibovitch (coxswain)


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. San Diego State
Marina del Rey, CA
1st/2
Saturday, Mar 12
vs. Loyola Marymount
Marina del Rey, CA
1st/2
Saturday, Mar 26
vs. Pac-12 Challenge
Redwood Shores, CA
No Team Scoring
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. San Diego Crew ...
San Diego, CA
No Team Scoring
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. Clemson Invitational
Clemson, SC
No Team Scoring
Saturday, Apr 30
at USC
San Pedro, CA
2nd/2
Sunday, May 15
vs. Pac-12 Rowing ...
Gold River, CA
6th/7
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS