March 13, 2011
MARINA DEL REY, Calif. - The UCLA women's rowing team defeated San Diego State in each of four races at Ballona Creek on Sunday morning in the Bruins' second spring competition.
UCLA's varsity eight kicked off the morning races with the Bruins' fastest time of the day. The Bruins V8+ crossed the finish line in 6:19.80, more than 16 seconds ahead of San Diego State (6:36.50).
The Bruins' second varsity eight and novice eight finished first and second, respectively, rowing against San Diego State's second varsity eight. UCLA's 2V8+ posted a time of 6:27.70 while the Bruins' novice crossed the finish line in 6:48.70. San Diego State's 2V8+ finished in 7:11.60
UCLA raced two varsity four crews against San Diego State. The Bruins' `A' boat finished in 6:56.60, the `B' crew clocked in at 7:12.90 and San Diego State finished the race in 7:41.30
UCLA's novice four defeated San Diego State, posting a time of 7:27.60. SDSU finished in 7:49.0.
The Bruins return to action in Redwood Shores, Calif., the weekend of March 26-27. UCLA takes on California on Saturday, March 26 before competing against Stanford the next day.
UCLA vs. San Diego State (in Marina del Rey, Calif.)
UCLA - 6:19.80
SDSU - 6:36.50
Second Varsity 8+
UCLA 2V8+ - 6:27.70
UCLA N8+ - 6:48.70
SDSU 2V8+ - 7:11.60
UCLA `A' - 6:56.60
UCLA `B' - 7:12.90
SDSU - 7:41.30
UCLA - 7:27.60
SDSU - 7:49.00
Sunday's Racing Lineups (UCLA)
Varsity 8+: (stroke) Rachel LaBella, (7) Britta Syverson, (6) Emily McLaughlin, (5) Mariko Snyder, (4) Alexa Farafontoff, (3) Nicole Sung-Jereczek, (2) Anastasia Alexander, (bow) Jessica McGuire, (coxswain) Alexa Farafontoff.
Second Varsity 8+: (stroke) Victoria Babson, (7) Deanna Wong, (6) Caroline Curson, (5) Erin Wenzel, (4) Katherine Hruska, (3) Tanya Smith, (2) Kirstin Snook, (bow) Erica Lockard, (coxswain) Mia Hamano.