Michigan First Varsity Eight Earns Boat of the Week Honor

April 2, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Boat of the Week
Michigan First Varsity Eight

  • Boat made up of coxswain Colleen Macke, Jessica Eiffert, Emily Idoni, Priscilla Livingston, Bryna Oleshansky, Melisa Ongun, Taylor Schubert, Shannon Stief and Shannon Winchell won both of its races against No. 16 Michigan State and Iowa
  • The Wolverines defeated the Spartans by 14 seconds (6:46.59) and the Hawkeyes by 23 seconds (7:07.16)
  • Set the tone for Michigan’s sweep of all 13 races on the weekend
  • Last Michigan Boat of the Week: Second Varsity Eight (May 1, 2012)

2013 Boats of the Week
March 12:            Minnesota First Varsity Eight
March 19:            Indiana First Novice Eight
March 26:            Minnesota First Varsity Eight
April 2:               Michigan First Varsity Eight