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Miami Finishes up Knecht Cup

April 11, 2011




Coral Gables, Fla.-The Miami Hurricanes finished up the Knecht Cup this Sunday, capping off the first Regatta of the season for the young rowing squad.

After a strong showing on day one, Miami had two crews competing in the finals of their respective events.

In the Grand Final of the Women’s Novice 8+, the `Canes finished fourth overall, ahead of ACC rival North Carolina. In the other race of the day, Miami finished sixth in the Petite Final for the Women’s Varisty 8+.

The Knecht Cup was the final tune-up before the Hurricanes head up to Clemson, S.C, to partake in the ACC Championships.

For more information on the University of Miami rowing team, please contact the University of Miami Sports Media Relations Office at (305) 284-3244. You can also log on to for further details.


Grand Final of Novice 8+
1. Wisconsin Lwt: 7:09.31
2. Villanova: 7:17.77
3. Kansas: 7:18.90
4. Miami: 7:21.12
5. LaSalle: 7:23.16
6. North Carolina: 7:29.95

Petite Final of Varsity 8+
1. Buffalo: 6:54.27 
2. Drexel: 6:58.14 
3. UNH: 6:58.54
4. Kansas: 7:04.91 
5. George Mason: 7:08.27 
6. Miami: 7:12.45