Women's Lightweight Crew Competes at the Foot of the Charles

Women's Lightweight Crew Competes at the Foot of the Charles


- Location: Boston, Mass. (Charles River)

- The Lead: On Saturday morning, the MIT women's lightweight crew team concluded its fall racing season at the Foot of the Charles regatta, competing in the varsity 8, varsity 4 and novice 8 sections of the event.


- In the varsity 8 race, the "A" crew finished in ninth out of 17 entries in a time of 22:18.2 with junior Chloe Thacker (Sarasota, Calif.) serving as the coxswain. The "B" crew was 16th overall, finishing in 24:08.

- The varsity 4 boat finished in sixth in a time of 18:06.4, along with an eighth-place showing in the novice 8 in a time of 16:21.9 that put the Engineers 10.6 seconds in front of the boat from Radcliffe.


Varsity 8 "A"
Cox: Chloe Thacker
8: Elizabeth Martin
7: Sheila Kennedy-Moore
6: Brigid Bane
5: Annika Rollock
4: Kelly Barton
3: Eileen Hu
2: Madeleine Michael
1: Frances Parker-Hale

Varsity 8 "B"
Cox: Jennifer Nwenyi
8: Lucy Milde
7: Ella Richards
6: Sophie Blackburn
5: Lea Morical
4: Kate Scott
3: Sophie Anderson
2: Noa Schwartz
1: Sophie Herscovici 

Varsity 4
Cox: Sarah Quraishi
4: Megan Diehl
3: Cathy Choi
2: Sarah Grunsfeld
1: Ning Guan 

Novice 8
Cox: Andrea Lo
8: Sarah Edwards
7: Katie Sottilare
6: Haley Higginbotham
5: Jordan Docter
4: Crystal Chen
3: Sarah Weidman
2: Helen Xu
1: Chloe Ayers


- MIT returns to action on Saturday, November 11th as the Engineers compete on the Charles River for the Foot of the Charles Regatta that will wrap up the fall season.


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