NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The Sacred Heart women's rowing team competed at the Fall Metropolitan Championships hosted by Iona College, Saturday in New Rochelle, NY.
For the first race of the day, the Novice 8A event, Cailee Mathewson, Margaret Buynak, Juliana Kimberlin, Zoe VanVolkinburg, Emma Costello, Cassie Simonides, Christiana Hardman, Gianna Rodrigues and Denisse Rodriguez. The group placed second beating out Fairfield and Albany considerably.
In the Novice 8B race, the second of the event, Mary Brady, Sarah McHugh, Claire McNamara, Payton Markvicka, Kyra Fitzpatrick, Olivia Gastaldo, Briana Constanza, Kasey Mascia, Courtney Marley and Mackenzie Fischer finished second to Fordham but defeated the hosts.
To conclude Sacred Heart's showing for the day, Bella Michelucci, Molly Dillon, Taylor Alviar, Jessica Sweetser, Lauren Flynn, Jennifer Hagedorn, Kalliopi Gatzoflias, Juliana Merighi and Julia Francese rounded out the Varsity 8 race.
The Pioneers resume their racing season on April 7 2018 at home welcoming Iona College.