Wisconsin First Varsity Eight Claims Boat of the Week Plaudits

May 3, 2016

Boat of the Week
Wisconsin First Varsity Eight

  • Posted a first-place finish over Minnesota
  • Boat comprised of coxswain Lily Hansen, Maria Schmid, Hannah Schwartz, Anna Knutson, Lexi Siverling, Maddie Wanamaker, Gillian Cooper, Brianna Dahm, Kaitlin McKeogh defeated the Gophers with a season-best time of 6:08.10
  • Won the annual regatta for the fifth time in six seasons
  • Last Wisconsin Boat of the Week: Wisconsin First Varsity Eight (April 12, 2016)

2016 Boats of the Week

March 15:            Michigan First Varsity Four

March 29:            Ohio State Second Varsity Four

April 5:                  Ohio State First Varsity Eight

April 12:                Wisconsin First Varsity Eight

April 19:                Ohio State First Varsity Eight

April 26:                Ohio State First Varsity Eight

May 3:                  Wisconsin First Varsity Eight