Women's Rowing Earns Three Top-Five Finishes at Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta, Awaits NCAA Bid

Women's Rowing Earns Three Top-Five Finishes at Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta, Awaits NCAA Bid

PHILADELPHIA - The Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) rowing team capped off a successful Jefferson Dad Vail Regatta with three top-five finishes on Saturday.

The Varsity Eight narrowly missed out on a medal, finishing one second behind third-place Humboldt in the Grand Final.

The Rams essentially secured a bid to the NCAA Championships on May 31-June 2 as the top team in the East Region. The selections will be officially announced via a selection show on NCAA.com on Monday, May 20 at 5 p.m.

Frosh/Novice Four
Katie Lutterschmidt (stroke), Emma Erato, Rachel Hackius, Emily Karras (bow), Alessandra Filippone (coxswain)

Petite Final
1. Liberty - 7:40.991
2. Catholic - 7:47.593
3. Rollins - 7:56.790
4. Stockton - 8:05.945
5. Jefferson - 8:07.908
6. Grand Valley - 8:22.003

Junior Varsity Eight
Martina Saad (stroke), Sarah Doelp, Mariah Pease, Hannah Tobinus, Sarah Wilson-Leslie, Katherine Gortner, Erica Lehman, Savannah Webb (bow), Alessandra Filippone (coxswain)

Petite Final
1. Saint Joseph's - 6:42.563
2. Duquesne - 6:52.265
3. Purdue - 6:56.155
4. La Salle - 6:59.755
5. Jefferson - 7:02.705
6. Vassar - 7:06.765

Varsity Four
Jennifer Palacios (stroke), Jenna-Lynne D'Agostino, Jillian Paternoster, Madison Carter (bow), Anne Demetroules (coxswain)

Grand Final
1. Florida Tech - 7:10.424
2. UC San Diego - 7:13.679
3. Humboldt - 7:18.524
4. Nova Southeastern - 7:19.139
5. Rollins - 7:20.166
6. Jefferson - 7:22.494

Varsity Eight
Michaela Strangia (stroke), Maxi Schacht, Elizabeth Zolnierzak, Delaney Lynam, Colton Salomon-Lowden, Anna Tartaglia, Madison Okerson, Angelika Tota (bow), Mara Holt (coxswain)

Grand Final
1. Florida Tech - 6:24.522
2. UC San Diego - 6:26.568
3. Humboldt - 6:29.940
4. Jefferson - 6:30.975
5. Mercyhurst - 6:44.425
6. Nova Southeastern - 6:52.237