Shoremen Open Fall Regatta Schedule at Occoquan Challenge

Shoremen Open Fall Regatta Schedule at Occoquan Challenge

Top Boats Finish in Upper Half of Races

LORTON, Va. — The Washington College men's rowing team opened its fall regatta season at the Occoquan Challenge in Lorton, Va., today, racing two eights and three fours. The Shoremen's top eight and top four both finished in the top half of their respective races.

Occoquan Challenge

How It Happened
- The Shoremen had two boats entered in the open eight. One, with bow number 225, finished fifth of 13 boats in 14:50.26. The other, with bow number 232, was 13th in 17:45.99.
- The Shoremen had three boats entered in the open four. Their top finishing boat, bow number 359, placed sixth of 16 boats in 16:25.93. Their next four, bow number 365, was 10th in 16:53.59. Their third four, bow number 368, was 12th in 18:15.95.  

Shoremen Boat Lineups
Open Eight Bow 225: Alex Kincaid (coxswain), Chris Eggstein (stroke), Samson Ramasamy (seven), Lee Potter (six), Philip Whitehouse (five), Brook Yimer (four), Joe Stockburger (three), Schaefer King (two), Grayson Searles (bow).
Open Eight Bow 232: Xaeza Olt (coxswain), Evan Koch (stroke), Tom Heffernan (seven), Matt Underwood (six), Ben Masclans (five), Dre Harville (four), Tyler Buchanan (three), Jake DiPaola (two), Noe Perales (bow).
Open Four Bow 359: Kincaid (coxswain), Eggstein (stroke), Ramasamy (three), Yimer (two), Stockburger (bow).
Open Four Bow 365: Karl Melchior (coxswain), Potter (stroke), Searles (three), King (two), Whitehouse (bow).
Open Four Bow 368: Natasha Slaby (coxswain), Koch (stroke), Heffernan (three), Underwood (two), Harville (bow). 

Up Next for the Shoremen
10/14 @ Navy Day Regatta (Philadelphia, Pa.)