SATURDAY, MAY 31, 2014
Women's Rowing Headed to D Finals on Sunday

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Racing against the top crews in the nation, the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference champion Jacksonville University women's rowing team continued day No. 2 of the NCAA Championships in the C/D Semifinals.

The Varsity Eight boat, coxed by senior Maycee Dioneda, were the first to take the water in an 8:45 a.m. race. The Dolphins finished in fifth place with a time of 7:11.23, 15 seconds behind Oklahoma.
 
The Second Varsity Eight boat completed its event in 7:42.39 while the Varsity Four crew concluded Saturday’s races with a mark of 9:06.39.

With their respective finishes, all three boats advanced to Sunday’s D Final. Jacksonville’s V4 crew will kick off the day at 8:30 a.m. in competition against Massachusetts, Northeastern and Boston University. They will be followed by the Dolphins’ V8 boat at 8:50 a.m. and the 2V8 at 9:10 a.m.

V8 Lineup: Maycee Dioneda(Cox), Danielle Keeler(8),  Stefanie Keeler(7), Julianna Welch(6), Cat Plesko(5), Victoria Hernandez(4), Jessica Mathews(3), Veronika Stasaityte(2), Jordyn Clary(1)

2V8 Lineup: Lauren Whetzel(Cox), Anna Palmer(8), Laura Stevenson(7),  Jenna Holt(6), Victoria Tkacz(5),  Allison Rector(4),  Ashley Hirt(3),  Jodi Coia(2), Sydney Warpness(1)

V4: Renee Pharis(Cox), Rylie Ayles(4), Jennifer Pavlik(3), April Beck(2), Rebecca Clark(1)

C/D Semifinals Results

Varsity Eight
UCLA 6:40.91
Washington State 6:43.9
Louisville 6:46.49
Oklahoma 6:56.77
Jacksonville 7:11.23

Second Varsity Eight
Wisconsin 6:55.48
Oklahoma 7:01.61
San Diego 7:05.36
Boston U 7:18.42
Jacksonville 7:42.39

Varsity Four
Washington State 7:47.32
Harvard 7:58.25
Oklahoma 7:59. 39
Northeastern 8:17.10
Jacksonville 9:06.39