Mustang Rowing Posts Strong Numbers at Carolina Invitational

Go smu!
Go smu!

Go smu!

Raleigh, N.C. - The SMU rowing teams fared well in Saturday's Carolina Invitational on Lake Wheeler in Raleigh, N.C. The Mustang novice eight placed first over UNC and Eastern Michigan in its race with a time of 8:04.98.

SMU's next competition takes place next weekend at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship in Oakridge, Tenn.

Conditions: Crosswind at the start with headwinds throughout the course, increasing throughout the day and strongest in the last 500 meters. Floating starts due to wind.

Results:
Morning session
N8: 1. Cincinnati 7:47.35; 2. UNC 8:15.23; 3. Eastern Michigan 8:19.24
N8: 1. Navy 8:08.03; 2. SMU 8:21.6; 3. St. Joseph’s 8:25.30
2V4: 1. Cincinnati 8:48.37; 2. Navy 9:16.53
V4: 1. Cincinnati 8:24.05; 2. Navy 8:45.14; 3. SMU 9:29.10
2V8: 1. UNC 7:25.61; 2. Cincinnati 7:33.36 ; 3. Delaware 8:12.99
2V8: 1. Navy 7:26.70; 2. Eastern Michigan 7:35.17; 3. St. Joseph’s 8:13.64
V8: 1. Cincinnati 7:23.90; 2. Navy 7:26.50; 3. UNC 7:34.79; 4. Delaware 8:02.29
V8: 1. Eastern Michigan 7:21.97; 2. SMU 7:30.51; 3. St. Joseph’s 7:37.96

Afternoon session 2N8: 1. St. Joseph’s 8:10.16; 2. Cincinnati 8:15.48; 3. Navy 8:49.62 N8: 1. Navy 7:36.54; 2. Cincinnati 7:49.22; 3. St. Joseph’s 7:57.49 N8: 1. SMU 8:04.98; 2. UNC 8:12.19; 3. Eastern Michigan 8:23.60 2V8: 1. UNC 7:46.47; 2. Eastern Michigan 7:59.98; 3. Cincinnati 8:28.05; 4. St. Joseph’s 8:43.07 2V8: 1. Navy 7:33.48; 2. Cincinnati 7:35.18; 3. Delaware 8:12.12 V8: 1. Cincinnati 7:26.25; 2. Delaware 7:40.91; 3. SMU 7:44.57 V8: 1. UNC 7:32.37; 2. Navy 7:34.33; 3. Eastern Michigan 7:38.31; 4. St. Joseph’s 7:41.16