Three First Place Wins at the 2003 Head of the Chattahoochee Regatta

Nov. 1, 2003

The University of Miami Women’s Club 8+ placed first out of 16 boats, and the Women’s Collegiate & Club Novice 8+ placed first out of 34 boats, and the Women’s Freshman/Novice 4+ placed first out of 14 boats at the 2003 Head of the Chattahoochee Regatta (The Hooch) on Lake Lanier.

The Women’s Club 8+: Coxswain Jessica Martin (So.), and rowers Anna Cohen (Sr.), Bridget Gallagher (Sr.), Karen Wiley (Fr.), Sarah Conlon (Fr.), Rachel Sander (Sr.), Laura Coltman (Fr.), Rachel Clausing (So.), and Jenny Dunning (So.) finished in a time of 17:44.8.

The Women’s College/Club Novice 8+: Coxswain Meghan Leydecker (Fr.), and rowers Valerie Webb (Fr.), Ashley Via (Fr.), Alicia Alamar (Fr.), Marenda Chamberlin (Fr.), Sarah Stocks (Fr.), Erin Morris (Jr.), Molly Wilson (Fr.), and Noelle Van Ee (Fr.) finished in a time of 19:27.1.

The Women’s Freshman/Novice 4+: Coxswain Meghan Leydecker (Fr.), and rowers Karen Wiley (Fr.), Sarah Conlon (Fr.), Valerie Webb (Fr.), and Laura Coltman (Fr.) finished in a time of 20:18.4.

Results for Saturday, November 1 race at the 2003 Head of the Chattahoochee:

Women’s Championship 8+: Coxswain Laura Comeau (Sr.), and rowers Ashley Marinscin (Sr.), Jenny Krawec (Sr.), Jacqui Julien (Sr.), Caroline Stuart (Sr.), Ananda Chou, Deirdre Curran (Sr.), Aoife Forde (So.), and Jordanna Heywood (Sr.) placed fifth out of 22 boats in a time of 17:49.8.

Women’s Championship 4+Entry “B”: Coxswain Jessica Martin (So.), and rowers Jacqui Julien (Sr.), Caroline Stuart (Sr.), Ananda Chou (Sr.), and Deirdre Curran (Jr.) placed second out of 27 boats in a time of 19:42.3.

Entry “A”: Coxswain Laura Comeau (Sr.), and rowers Ashley Marinscin (Sr.), Jenny Krawec (Sr.), Aoife Forde (So.), and Jordanna Heywood (Sr.) placed 13 out of 27 boats in a time of 20:32.0

Women’s Club 4+Entry “B”: Coxswain Hannah Bae (Fr.), and rowers Taurii Coyne (So.), Julie Crane (Jr.), Yassi Haririnia (Jr.), and Jaqui Heywood (So.) placed third out of 35 boats in a time 20:32.3.

Entry “A”: Coxswain Laura Comeau (Sr.), and rowers Anna Cohen (Sr.), Bridget Gallagher (Sr.), Rachel Clausing (So.), and Jenny Dunning (So.) placed seventh out of 35 boats in a time of 20:54.0.

Women’s Championship 2x: Taurii Coyne(So.) and Jacqui Julien (Sr.) placed tenth out of 16 in a time of 23:23.4.

Women’s College/Club Novice 4+: Coxswain Hannah Bae (Fr.), and rowers Molly Wilson (Fr.), Ashley Via (Fr.), Alicia Alamar (Fr.), and Marenda Chamberlin (Fr.) placed third out of 40 ina time of 22:04.3.

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