Ohio State Second Varsity Eight Earns Boat of the Week Honor

Coxswain Alex Sawatzki

Coxswain Alex Sawatzki

April 1, 2014

Rosemont, Ill. -

Boat of the Week
Ohio State Second Varsity Eight

  • Boat comprised of Nikki Becks, Chloe Meyer, Anna Gackowski, Katie Beletskaya, Sandra Dinter, Anne Dietrich, Stephanie Williams, Taylore Urban and coxswain Alex Sawatzki helped No. 1 Ohio State earn a victory over No. 12 Michigan
  • Recorded a time of 6:30.42, more than seven seconds faster than the Wolverines, the largest margin of victory for a Buckeye boat on the day
  • Continued its regular-season undefeated streak by improving to 18-0 since March 24, 2012
  • Last Ohio State Boat of the Week: Second Varsity Eight (April 23, 2013)

2014 Boats of the Week
March 18:            Wisconsin First Varsity Eight
March 25:            Iowa Second Varsity Four
April 1:                  Ohio State Second Varsity Eight