CGA Men Win 3 of 4 Races on Merrimack

CGA Men Win 3 of 4 Races on Merrimack

LOWELL, Mass.—Coast Guard won three of four races including the Varsity 8 race under great racing conditions, calm water and racing with the current on the Merrimack River.

The Varsity 8 beat Colby while the Varsity 4 placed second behind Colby. The Bears Varsity 4 "B" boat placed third beating UMass Lowell.

"In a hard fought races from start to finish, the varsity men were, able to gain a foothold for moving forward to next week's race" said men's novice coach Clai White."

Coast Guard dominated both novice races with the Novice 8 beating both Colby and UMass Lowell while the Novice 4 beat both UMass Lowell boats.

"The men's novice boats are setting the tone for the team with aggression and racing hard," said White.

Below were the lineups for the Bears today.

Men's Varsity Eight

C – Peter Driscoll

8 – Alex Kloo

7 – Sean Murphy

6 – Luke Carani

5 – Cole Gingrich

4 – Brendan Magnuson

3 – David Parker

2 – Jake Taylor

1 – Bryce Monaco

 Men's Novice Eight

C – Sarah Kukich

8 – John Keiffer

7 – Ross Markham

6 – Mike Gagen

5 – Daniel Beacon

4 -  Tharindu Wathuthanthri

3 – Evan Truman

2 – Pablo Ortiz

1 – Adam Welzant

Men's Varsity Four 'A'

C:  Peter Driscoll

4:  Alex Kloo

3:  Bryce Monaco

2:  Brendan Magnuson

1:  Dave Parker

 Men's Varsity Four 'B'

C:  Lindsay Grim

4:  Brennan Lee

3:  Luke Carani

2:  Benjamin McKeathen

1:  Jake Taylor