Minnesota First Varsity Eight Earns First Boat of the Week Honor




March 12, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Boat of the Week
Minnesota First Varsity Eight

  • Boat made up of coxswain Emilie Sabourin, Christine Beauparlant, Cassie Drozynski, Lynn Hodnett, Rebecca Braak, Ali Haws, Katherine Windsor, Becky Kinchen and Rachel Sartor posted three first-place finishes at the Oklahoma Invite
  • Won three races during the opening weekend of competition against Kansas State (7:27.44), Oklahoma (6:49.44) and Tulsa (6:39.45)
  • The boat defeated its opponents by an average of nine seconds
  • Last Minnesota Boat of the Week: First Varsity Four (March 20, 2012)

2013 Boats of the Week
March 12:            Minnesota First Varsity Eight