FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2008
Rowing travels to Philadelphia for Murphy Cup Regatta
March 28, 2008
The JU rowing will have two boats competing at the prestigious Murphy Cup Regatta on Saturday on the Schuylkill River as the Dolphins get a preview of competition for the Dad Vail Regatta, which will also happen in City of Brotherly Love at the end of the season.
The Women's Varsity 8 with coxswain Jill Sarno, Candace Barker, Adelina Anderson, Stephanie Bechtold, Jessica Tuten, Jennifer Barker, Danielle Fournier, Julia Fairchild and Keely Wells will compete against LaSalle, Bucknell, Forham, Loyola and Penn State at 2:05 p.m. The top three finishers will advance to the event final at 4:46 p.m.
The Men's Varsity 8 with coxswain Jessica Marchant, Adam Heine, Greg Boccieri, Chris Carter, Patrick Lura, Sebastian Kuhn, Brad Woodrum, Tyler Humphrey and Richmond Jones will take on Lafayette, Fordham, Drexel and Fairfield at 2:40 p.m. The top three finishers will advance to the event final at 5 p.m.