UCLA Rowing Opens Spring Season With Victories Over Loyola Marymount

March 6, 2010

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. - The UCLA women's rowing team opened its spring season with victories in each of three races against Loyola Marymount on Saturday morning. The Bruins' varsity eight and second varsity eight crews earned wins against the Lions' varsity eight in the morning's final race.

UCLA's varsity eight posted a time of 5:51.30, besting the Bruins' second varsity (6:05.00) and LMU's varsity crew (6:17.70). The Bruins raced a third varsity against LMU's second varsity, posting a time of 6:17.20. The Lions' second eight crossed the finish line at 6:41.90.

UCLA raced two novice boats against LMU's novice eight. The Bruins' first novice finished in 6:23.70 and the second boat posted a time of 6:48.50. The Lions crossed the finish line in 7:10.80.

The Bruins continue their spring season with a dual meet against San Diego State in Marina del Rey, Calif. on Saturday, March 13.

Saturday's Results

Varsity Eight
1. UCLA (V8+), 5:51.30
2. UCLA (2V8+), 6:05.00
3. LMU (V8+), 6:17.70

Second Varsity Eight
1. UCLA (3V8+), 6:17.20
2. LMU (2V8+), 6:41.90

Novice Eight
1. UCLA (N8+), 6:23.70
2. UCLA (2N8+), 6:48.50
3. LMU (N8+), 7:10.80

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Mar 05
vs. San Diego State
Marina del Rey, CA
Saturday, Mar 12
vs. Loyola Marymount
Marina del Rey, CA
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
Sunday, May 15
vs. Pac-12 Rowing ...
Gold River, CA