Michigan State First Varsity Eight
The Michigan State first varsity eight boat claimed this week's Boat of the Week honor after defeating Michigan and Notre Dame last weekend. The Spartan boat of Michelle Mussett, Shannon Dunn, Laura Cowal, Emily Regan, Michelle Neuder, Kellie LaPointe, Stephanie Bochenek, Victoria Woodard and coxswain Amanda McGeachie increased its lead throughout the race, reaching open water at the 1,500-meter mark. At the finish, Michigan State won by four seconds in a time of 6:29.6, with the Wolverines finishing second in 6:33.7 and Notre Dame in third at 6:46.9.
Last Michigan State Boat of the Week: First Varsity Eight (April 29, 2009)