Radcliffe Heavyweight Crew Retains Allen-DeWolfe, Rowlands Trophies
Radcliffe swept the day to earn the Allen-DeWolfe and Rowlands trophies. From left-right: Lizzy Fitzhenry, Deva Steketee, Jenna Gregoire, Freddie Archibald, Lauren Tracey, Mary Carmack, Sofia Jonas, Lize Flint, and Greer Rosenbaum.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard-Radcliffe heavyweight crew earned its 14th Allen-DeWolfe Trophy and 15th Rowlands Trophy with wins over Boston University and Northeastern, respectively, Sunday morning.
Radcliffe swept the five-race event, winning all by open water in the final home regatta of the season.
The varsity eight posted a time of 6:50.6 in good conditions with a cross/cross headwind with variable 5-7 mph winds. The Black and White earned its third-straight win in the series with the Huskies, as NU posted a time of 7:01.6. BU clocked a time of 7:09.3, as Radcliffe earned its seventh-straight win over the Terriers.
The Black and White won the 2V race by open water, tallying a time of 6:56.0. Northeastern crossed in 7:07.6, well before BU with a time of 7:23.7.
The Radcliffe fours also took home wins, as the first four clocked a time of 7:38.0 to down NU by nine seconds (7:47.0) and BU by 27 ticks (8:05.1). The second 4+ crossed in 7:42.8 to best the Terriers (8:08.6).
The Black and White third varsity completed the sweep with the closest race of the day, registering a 7:13.1 finish. Northeastern finished in 7:17.2 to take second. Radcliffe's 4V boat finished third (7:32.0) and BU crossed in 7:52.5.
Radcliffe hits the road for the Clemson Invitational in South Carolina next weekend.
Coxswain: Greer Rosenbaum; Stroke: Lize Flint; 7: Lizzy Fitzhenry; 6: Kelsey Barolak; 5: Freddie Archibald; 4: Lauren Tracey; 3: Mary Carmack; 2: Deva Steketee; 1: Sofia Jonas
Harvard-Radcliffe - 6:50.6
Northeastern - 7:01.6
Boston University - 7:09.3
2nd Varsity 8:
Harvard-Radcliffe - 6:56.0
Northeastern - 7:07.6
Boston University - 7:23.7
Harvard-Radcliffe - 7:38.0
Northeastern - 7:47.0
Boston University - 8:05.1
Varsity Four B:
Harvard-Radcliffe - 7:42.8
Boston University - 8:08.6
3rd Varsity Eight:
Harvard-Radcliffe - 7:13.1
Northeastern - 7:17.2
Harvard-Radcliffe 4V - 7:32.0
Boston University - 7:52.5