|MIDDLETOWN, CONN.--(3/31/12)--Coast Guard's Varsity Eight ranked sixth nationally, opened the season with a win over Wesleyan.
The Bears V8 of Women's Varsity Eight of coxswain Julianna Harvin, Sarah Jane Otey, Holly Madden, Tiffany Zehnle, Jess Ward, Erin Nolan, Kelli Normoyle, Catherine Schmitz and Brynna Cooke won by over three seconds.
Coast Guard lost the 2V race and the 3V race.
Coast Guard 6:36.1
Second Varsity Eight:
Coast Guard 7:07.2
3V/ Novice Eight :
Wesleyan 3V 6:55.0
Coast Guard Novice 7:21.3