Nov. 5, 2012
Alumni, Athletes, Parents, and Friends,
Your USD Mens Crew travels to Newport Beach for the Newport Autumn Rowing Festival on Sunday November 4th. The team is racing in events 11 the Mens Open 8+ @ 7:45AM and 24 the Men's Frosh/Novice 8+ @ 9:00AM
After a very successful showing by both of our 8s at the Head of the American, where our 1st boat placed 2nd only to Cal's A boat (on our facebook page is video of us coming across the finishe line), and our 2nd boat placing well up in the main pack while overcoming an unforseen hurldle in the middle of the race. We are excited to again be racing and competing at Newport in what is the premier West Coast Fall Regatta. The boat lineups are as follows...
Caroline Barrett, John Bacic, Henri Hicks, Ryan Sandy, Will Bastien, Scott Haeusler, Taylor Terheggen, Stephen Wainwright, Alex La Bruno
Torrey Ray, Dano Ferons, Patrick Mc Polin, Gary Bastien, Nick Marinello, Dominic Spencer-Alverado, Ryan Lane, Chris Reyes, Joe Weir
Rachel Michel, Carl Mascheroni, Michael Ash, Breadan Drouillard, Travis Williams, Charlie Penn, Daniel Hearst, Freddy Lindekugel, Quinn Montgomery
Diana Maltz, Alec Knapp, Jon Mesic, Brandon De Caussin, Tony Mejia, Carlo Rivera, Phillip Saenkov, Ryan White, Zane Ziesmer
The team will be staging at the NAC Boathouse area at the finish line, race viewing points will be good from there as well as the PCH Bridge about a mile from the finish line. Here is the link to NAC/NARF info - http://newportaquaticcenter.com/events/newport-autumn-rowing-festival-narf
After NARF, USD will race next Sunday, November 11th, at the San Diego Fall Classic on Mission Bay.
Keep an eye on the team website, facebook page and twitter feed for more updates, results and coming very soon pictures and video of the team from the Head of the Charles as well as the Head of the American, NARF, and more!!!