WORCESTER, MASS.--(5/5/12)--The Coast Guard Academy Varsity 8, ranked fifth nationally, placed fifth, fourth among Division III teams at the New England Championship.
The Bears began the day by placing second in their heat with a time of 6:47.74 behind NEWMAC champion Wellesley (6:45.88). The Bears time was good enough to earn a spot in the Grand Final.
Coast Guard placed fifth in the Grand Final with a time of 7:04.30. Williams won the Grand Final with a time of 6:45.31, Bates was second in 6:55.28. Division I Holy Cross took third (7:02.01) while Wellesley was fourth in 7:03.24.
The Bears solid performance keeps their shot at the Varsity 8 earning an at-large bid to the NCAA Championships at Lake Mercer, N.J. on May 25th and 26th.
June 5, 2012 Otey Named Academic All-American
June 1, 2012 Otey Selected as NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee
June 1, 2012 Bears Place 8 on Scholar Athlete team
May 26, 2012 Bears Win Petite Final at NCAA Championship
May 25, 2012 Bears Drop Three-Way Photo Finish
May 24, 2012 Otey Wins Elite 89 Award at NCAA's
May 24, 2012 Bears Team With Special Olympics at NCAA's
May 24, 2012 Bears Prepare for NCAA Championship
May 14, 2012 Bears Varsity 8 Heading Back to NCAA's
May 5, 2012 Bears V8 Place 5th at N.E. Championships
April 26, 2012 Bears Place 7 On NEWMAC All-Academic team
April 25, 2012 Meuse Named NEWMAC Coach of the Year
April 21, 2012 Bears Place 2nd at NEWMAC Championship
April 15, 2012 #4 Bears Beat Conn. by 42 Seconds
April 14, 2012 Bears V8 Cruises to Win at Lowell
April 7, 2012 Bears V8 Splits With Trinity
March 31, 2012 Bears V8 Wins Opener
March 23, 2012 Bears Ranked 6th in National Preseason Poll