Wisconsin First Varsity Eight Earns First Boat of the Week Honor

Coxswain Marie Hebert

Coxswain Marie Hebert

March 18, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Boat of the Week
Wisconsin First Varsity Eight

  • Posted two first-place finishes at the Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational in first competition of 2014
  • Boat made up of coxswain Marie Hebert, Nicole Hettmann, Anne Rauschert, Steph Malchine, Brianna Dahm, Pamela Schommer, Kristine Kammers, Margo Grover and Monica Whitehouse bested Kansas and Alabama on Saturday with a time of 6:41.00
  • On Sunday, Gillian Cooper replaced Hettmann at stroke and the boat posted a first-place finish over Tennessee, Kansas and West Virginia with a time of 6:50.20
  • The boat defeated its opponents by an average of 12 seconds
  • Last Wisconsin Boat of the Week: First Varsity Four (May 7, 2013)

2014 Boats of the Week
March 18:            Wisconsin First Varsity Eight