March 25-26, 2006
Redwood Shores, CA - The Stanford Lightweight Women's Varsity 8+ won one of three events in the Fourth Annual Winderemere Real Estate Rowing Classic this weekend.
The #5 Varsity 8+ began the weekend with a win over #11 Loyola Marymount University. The Cardinal were a length behind to the Lions at the 1,000 meter mark then moved through the third 500, finally overtaking LMU and winning the race by 12 seconds.
Stanford's next two races were against top crews #2 Princeton and #3 Radcliffe. The Card came up short against their lightweight opponents.
For complete Windermere results click here.
The Stanford Lightweights will next race at the San Diego Crew Classic, April 1-2, 2006, in San Diego California. In 2005 the Card won the A.W. Coggeshall Cup, the lightweight championship race, at the annual regatta.