FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2010
Rowing wraps Spring Break Training Camp at Tampa Mayor’s Cup
After a home scrimmage last weekend, the JU rowing teams will return to the water to gage its progress from Spring Break Training as the Dolphins compete in the Tampa Mayor’s Cup on the Tampa Bypass Canal.

JU will send a total of 13 boats to the competition including seven men’s boats (Freshman 8, Junior Varsity 4, Varsity 4, Varsity 8 “A”, Varsity 8 “B”, Novice 4 “A”, Novice 4 “B”) and six women’s boats (Novice 8, Junior Varsity 8, Varsity 8, Junior Varsity 4, Varsity 4 and Novice 4).

“We are looking forward to racing some well coached teams at this year's Mayor's Cup as well as trying to retain the point trophy from our overall win last year,” said JU director of rowing Jim Mitchell. “We had a good training camp and this is a good race to cap it off.”

The Women’s Novice 8 consisting of coxswain Savannah Rice, Cassie MacLellan, Adrienne Santos, Mary Irvin, Whitney Mathews, Molly Dutilly, Ivy Hartley, Romina Delfina and Allison Pecaut will open things up for JU by taking on Hamilton College, Florida “A”, Florida “B”, USF and UTC Rowing a 9:30 a.m. heat.

The Men’s Freshman 8 with coxswain Emma Allen, Adrian Perez-Siam, Jake Ruffolo, Art Pareene, Greg VanOekel, Bernard Vingilis, Brian Tye, Pat Mahon and Evan Schnitker will face Florida, UTC Rowing “A” and UTC Rowing “B” at 9:40 a.m.

The Women’s Junior Varsity 8 consisting of coxswain Jamie Goldstein, Emily Close, Abby Sierigk, Jamie Dunlap, Karly Greer, Morgan McTiernan, Ivy Hartley, Mary Irvin and Allison Pecaut will face Florida and Hamilton College at 10:40 a.m.

The Women’s Varsity 8 with coxswain Michaela Kachadoorian, Allison Sobiech, Danielle Fournier, Kelly Burke, Jill Carmody, Jenna Barker, Marina Arishina, Jenna Manis and Mary Mosier will go against Hamilton College, Stetson, Florida and UTC Rowing at 11:10 a.m.

The Men’s Varsity 8 “A” with coxswain Andrew Soloway, Andy Davis, Dylan Kosten, Erich Negaard, Sebastian Kuhn, Issac LaCount, Isaiah, LaCount, Tyler Humphrey and John Gerety and Men’s Varsity 8 “B” with coxswain Tom Richards, Rich Kelly, Kevin Friedlander, Wayne Reichard, Chris Ottie, Tucker Smoot, Parker Lawler, Luke Bauman and Nick Spitzer will take on Colgate, Hamilton College, Florida and UTC Rowing at 11:20 a.m.

The Women’s Novice 4 consisting of coxswain Savannah Rice, Cassie MacLellan, Whitney Mathews, Molly Dutilly and Adrienne Santos will take on Hamilton College, Stetson, Florida, USF, Tampa “A”, Tampa “B” and UTC Rowing at 11:50 a.m.

The Men’s Novice 4 “A” with coxswain Sarah Moore, Evan Schnitker, Andrew Lippert, Korkies Cabrera and Jesse Brantman and the Men’s Novice 4 “B” consisting of coxswain Emma Allen, John Chambers, Charles Cooke, Brian Tye and Michael Esposito will face Colgate, Stetson, Florida, USF and Tampa at noon.

Women’s Junior Varsity 4 consisting of coxswain Carolyn Barquist, Emily Close, Abby Sierigk, Jamie Dunlap and Karly Greer will take on Hamilton College, Stetson, Florida, USF, Tampa “A”, Tampa “B” and UTC Rowing at 2 p.m. Men’s Junior Varsity 4 with coxswain Anthony Magro, Rich Kelly, Kevin Friedlander, Wayne Reichard and Parker Lawler will face Hamilton College at 2:10 p.m.

The Women’s Junior Varsity 4 with coxswain Leigh Taylor, Jenna Manis, Jill Carmody, Jenna Barker and Danielle Fournier will take on Hamilton College, Stetson “A”, Stetson “B”, Florida and Tampa at 2:30 p.m.

The Men’s Varsity 4 with coxswain Dan Moore, Erich Negaard, Sebastian Kuhn, Tyler Humphrey and Dylan Kosten will face off against Colgate, Hamilton, Stetson, Florida, Tampa and UTC Rowing at 2:40 p.m.