Michigan and Ohio State Share Boat of the Week Honors

April 10, 2012

Co-Boat of the Week
Michigan First Varsity Eight
•    Boat comprised of coxswain Colleen Macke, Melisa Ongun, Julia Darnton, Bryna Oleshansky, Lindsey Healy, Emily Eiffert, Felice Mueller, Jessica Eiffert and Shannon Stief
•    Remained undefeated on the season with wins over Iowa and Louisville
•    Posted a time of 6:50.1 against the Hawkeyes, followed by a finish of 6:45.7 against the Cardinals
•    Last Michigan Boat of the Week: First Varsity Eight (April 4, 2012)

Ohio State First Varsity Eight
•    Boat comprised of coxswain Amanda Poll, Ellen Heister, Claudia Herpertz, Eelkje Miedema, Allison Elber, Ilse Paulis, Emily Walsh, Ulrike Denker and Claire-Louise Bode
•    Posted wins over Minnesota and Wisconsin, helping the Buckeyes to top team finishes in the Big Ten Double Duals
•    Recorded a time of 6:45.5 against Wisconsin and a finish of 6:51.0 against Minnesota
•    Last Ohio State Boat of the Week: First Varsity Eight (April 14, 2009)

2012 Boats of the Week
March 20:            
Indiana First Varsity Eight
Minnesota First Varsity Four
March 27:
Indiana First Varsity Eight
April 4:
Michigan First Varsity Eight
April 10:
Michigan First Varsity Eight
Ohio State First Varsity Eight