Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Big Weekend in Kansas for Cew

WICHITA, Kan. (11/10/10) - The University of Colorado crew team had a great weekend at the Frostbite Regatta on Nov. 7 with the Buffaloes picking up 87 medals and six wins in 11 events.

CU's men's open 8, men's novice 8, men's second novice 8, women's novice 8 and women's second novice 8 all finished first in their events while men's open novice 4 finished first and second.

Women's open 4 and women's collegiate both finished second in their competitions.

Men's open pairs, men's open 4 and women's open pairs all grabbed first and second place finishes

The Buffs will now head inside for indoor training before the season resumes on Apr. 16 at the Southern Collegiate Rowing Association Regatta in Oak Ridge, Tenn.

Frostbite Regatta Results for Colorado
Men’s Open 2nd Novice 8: 1st
Women’s 1st Open Novice 8: 1st
Men’s Open 8: 1st (The first time since 2006!)
Men’s 1st Open Novice 8: 1st (By 46 seconds!)
Women’s 2nd Open Novice 8: 1st
Men’s Open Novice 4: 1st, 2nd
Women’s Open 4: 2nd
Women’s Collegiate 8: 2nd
Men’s Open Pairs: 2nd, 3rd
Men’s Open Four: 2nd, 3rd
Women’s Open Pair: 2nd, 3rd

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