Manhattan Opens Spring Season With Quad Meet
Shelton, CT - The Manhattan Women's Rowing Team opened the spring portion of its season with a quad meet against Sacred Heart , Fairfield and Iona at the Fool's Challenge.
Due to the weather the course was shortened to 1,500 meters. The Jaspers' Varsity 8 squad of Allison Eichhorn (Fr., Moorestown, NJ / Moorestown), Shannon Forty (Fr., Westford, MA / Westford Academy), Meredith Domaleski (Fr., Cutchogue, NY / Bishop McGann Mercy), Kathryn Watroba (Sr., Salt Point, NY / Our Lady of Lourdes), Rebecca Arcomano (So., Saugerites, NY / John A. Coleman Catholic), Lorraine Piccorelli (Sr., Brookfield, CT / Brookfield), Jillian Rider (So., Buffalo, NY / Iroquois) and Maggie Tebbetts (Jr., North Haven, CT / North Haven) placed fourth with a mark of 9:46.1.
The Freshman/Novice 8 race was shortened to 1,000 meters due to weather with the team of Zoe Nikolopoulos (Fr.,Long Valley, NJ / West Morris Central), Jaclyn Leighton (Fr.), Jeanette Burke (So., Libertyville, IL / Libertyville), Lisa Dominguez (So., Santo Domingo, DR / Bronx Leadership), Leah McGovern (So., Floral Park, NY / Out Lady of Victory), Naomi Uy, Kate Sexton (Fr., Wrentham, MA / King Philip Regional) and Erin McWilliams (Fr.) placing fourth with a mark of 6:59.7.
Manhattan returns to action with the Sacred Heart Invitational on Saturday, April 22.