SHREWSBURY, Mass. – The Franklin & Marshall women's rowing team competed at the Clark Invitational Sunday morning on Lake Quinsigamond. The Diplomats faced off against the host school, Clark, Union, the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, Mt. Holyoke and Simmons.
The varity 8 boat of Danielle Tunkel-coxswain, Amalia Hack, Maggie Provencher, Natalie Guzikowski, Allison Hoffmann, Katherine Cousart, Alaina Ignas, Claire Perrault and Victoria Trovillion earned F&M's best finish of the day with a third-place showing at 7:27.1. Simmons won the event at 7:14.1.
Julia Scavicchio-coxswain, Jennie Silver, Eliza Weintraub, Julia Whyte, Angela Simpson, Haley Post, Jamie Chapman, Anne Dolan and Maayan Shalvi placed fourth in the second varsity 8 with a time of 7:45.87. Simmons came out victorious in the race at 7:28.1.
The Diplomats return to the water Saturday to compete at the Kerr Cup in Philadelphia.