Big Ten Rowing Season Opens This Weekend




March 10, 2005

PARK RIDGE, IL - The 2005 edition of Big Ten women's rowing takes to the water this weekend with two Conference teams in action.

Michigan State and Minnesota will head south to Tennessee as the Spartans get set to compete against Notre Dame and Tennessee in Knoxville on Saturday, while the Golden Gophers take on Louisville in Oak Ridge on Sunday.

The remainder of the League squads will open their respective seasons in the coming weeks, including defending Big Ten champion Michigan, which opens its spring season against Notre Dame on March 19. 

The season's first Boat of the Week selection will be announced on Tuesday, March 15.