Varsity 8+ Boat Secures First Place

Varsity 8+ Boat Secures First Place

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - Franklin & Marshall's Varsity 8+ boat registered a first-place showing on Saturday in New York, pacing a three-team field against Vassar and Union. 

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Lauren Baker (coxswain), Katie Benham (8), Sam Hershey (7), Margaret Stoner (6), Liz Brodie (5), Rebecca Gold (4), Katherine Gerber (3), Kayleigh Rine (2), and Helen Nelson (1) teamed up to record a 7:04.5 finish and edge Vassar by a second. Union placed third with a time of 7:11.5.

Additional Information

Distance: 2,000 meters

Conditions: Floating start, head current

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The Diplomats continue spring competition next weekend at the two-day Knecht Cup in Cherry Hill, N.J.