PHILADELPHIA, Pa. -- The third-ranked Washington College women's rowing team finished third in a pair of races against Division I Drexel and second-ranked Williams this afternoon on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia. Both races were held in a very windy cross breeze.
The order of finish in both races was the same; Drexel took first, Williams second, and the Shorewomen third.
Junior Jaclyn Gibbons (Hingham, Mass./Hingham) was the coxswain of the Shorewomen's first varsity eight. Senior Kelly Bird (Galloway, N.J./Absegami) sat stroke, sophomore Madeleine Morrissette (Arlington, Mass./Arlington) was in the seven seat, senior Ashley Myles (Chester Springs, Pa./Owen J. Roberts) sat in the six seat, senior Mickey Fili (Sparks, Md./Hereford) was in the five seat, senior Taira Sullivan (Stevensville, Md./Kent Island) sat in the four seat, sophomore Jackie Creitz (Schnecksville, Pa./Parkland) was in the three seat, senior Krystal Brostek (Galloway, N.J./Absegami) sat in the two seat, and freshman Jules Shipps (Baltimore, Md./Gunston School) was the bow.
Senior Christie Phebus (Trappe, Md./Easton) was the coxswain of the Shorewomen's second varsity eight. Junior Maggie Perry (Fort Collins, Colo./Poudre) sat stroke, sophomore Hannah Sive (Glenville, N.Y./Niskayuna) was in the seven seat, sophomore Danielle Huston Hakey (Waldorf, Md./Calverton School) sat in the six seat, sophomore Megan Prokopius (Chesapeake, Va./Bishop Sullivan) was in the five seat, junior Michaela Martino (Lebanon, N.J./North Hunterdon) sat in the four seat, sophomore Annie Sniffen (Havertown, Pa./Lower Merion) was in the three seat, sophomore Elizabeth Twigg (Crofton, Md./Arundel) sat in the two seat, and junior Jennie Knapp (Vineland, N.J./Our Lady of Mercy Academy) was the bow.
The Shorewomen return to action next weekend at the Knecht Cup in West Windsor, N.J.