Oct. 17, 2003
The women's crew team travels to Boston, MA this weekend to open their fall racing season at the 39th annual Head of the Charles Regatta. The Cardinal finished third collegiately last year behind top collegiate finisher Yale and second place finisher Princeton. The boat will start sixth out of forty crews including the Canadian and US National teams and the many of the top finishers from last year's NCAA's.
The Stanford lineup includes five returning members from the 2003 Pac-10 Champion varsity eight and three from the second varsity. Lineup: c. Wendy Hoeveler, 8 Missy Fiesler, 7, Abby Loughery, 6. Marlo Dressigacker, 5 Melissa Haury, 4 Molly Loeb, 3 Alexis Peterson, 2 Ashley Maloney, 1 Susan BeVille. The Cardinal compete in the Women's Championship Eight event on Sunday starting at 4:08 EST. Real time race splits will be posted at www.hocr.org/indexcomp.html.
Fall racing schedule:
September 25: Head of the American
November 9: Head of the Lake