May 1, 1998
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – The University of Miami men’s and women’s crew programsheld their annual awards banquet to honor the 1997-98 squads. Headcoach Joe O’Connor recognized the 1998 senior class and their teammatesand presented individual achievement awards.
The 1997-98 Miami rowing season has been highlighted performance fromthe UM women’s varsity boats that swept the five varsity races at the FloridaState Championships in Tampa. The Hurricane women are awaiting abid to the NCAA Central Regional Championships to be held May 15 in OakRidge, TN.
The Hurricane crew coaches announced the following award recipients:
Oarsman of the Year Michael Hayes
Oarswoman of the Year Megan McGrath
Most Improved Oarsman Adam Uhrynowski
Most Improved Oarswoman Kristi Killingsworth
Novice Oarsman of the Year Rob Bowman
Novice Oarswomen of the Year Levonne Tarafa
Coxswain of the Year Leslie Carranza
Power 10 Award Kathy Adrian