UCLA Rowing Opens Spring Season With Wins Over LMU

March 5, 2011

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MARINA DEL REY, Calif. - The UCLA women's rowing team opened its 2011 campaign with victories over Loyola Marymount on Saturday morning. The Bruins earned first-place finishes in each of the four women's races.

UCLA's two varsity eights finished in 6:31.38 and 6:33.50, respectively, crossing the finish line ahead of LMU (7:03.95). The Bruins raced their first and second varsity eights in that race.

The open four crew posted a time of 7:54.52, besting LMU's time of 8:43.19.

The two schools raced a novice race as well, with the Bruins' novice eight crew prevailing over the LMU crew. UCLA posted a time of 7:00.00, while LMU finished the race in 7:44.20

In addition, UCLA's varsity four crews raced against the Long Beach Rowing Association. The Bruins 'A' team posted a time of of 7:24.70 to win the race, with the 'B' team finishing second at 7:38.37.

The Bruins continue their spring season with a dual meet against San Diego State in Marina del Rey, Calif. on Sunday, March 13. Race times and lineups will be released during the week.

UCLA vs. Loyola Marymount (Saturday, March 5, 2011)

Novice 8+ (8:30 a.m.)
1. UCLA - 7:00.00
2. LMU - 7:44.20

Varsity 4+ (8:45 a.m.)
1. UCLA 'A' - 7:24.70
2. UCLA 'B' - 7:38.37
3. LBRA - 7:48.14

Varsity 8+ (9 a.m.)
1. UCLA 'A' - 6:31.38
2. UCLA 'B' - 6:33.50
3. LMU - 7:03.95

Open 4+ (9:15 a.m.)
1. UCLA - 7:54.52
2. LMU - 8:43.19


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