Sunday, March 30, 2008

Malvern Competes in 2nd Manny Flick

Today, March 30th, Malvern Rowing competed in the 2nd Manny Flick on the Schuykill. The team as a whole was very sucessful placing 1st in all of the races they competed in along with a 2nd and a 3rd place. The day started out with the 2 JV doubles consisting of Greg Hilditch and Andrew Paisley(B) and Sean Lawler and Chris Higgins (A). Sean Lawler and Chris Higgins placed 1st with a time of 5:19.15 followed by Conestoga and then Andrew Paisley and Greg Hilditch with a time of 5:33.99, placing them 3rd. Finishing 2nd with a time of 5:29.08, in their first race of the year was the boy's novice quad consisting of Dan Schwarz, Jack Buckley, Austin Moore, and Cameron Fuller. Following the Boy's Nivice quad race was the Boy's Freshman quad consisting of Pat Donohue, Alec Somers, Austin Bury and Kevin Quinn. They placed 1st in their race with a time of 5:12.13. Bill Doughty and Dave Matasic placed 1st in the Boys Lwt. Double event with a time of 5:12.1. Following the lwt. double was the Boy's Varsity single event that was won by Randy Scott with a time of 5:41.87, beating 2nd place by 22.10 seconds. Race #55, Boy's Varsity Double was won by Matt Benedetto and Sean Stewart with a time of 4:58.54. Finishing the day strong was the Boy's varsity quad placing 1st coming behind from 3rd place to finish with a time of 4:32.11. Malvern will be competing in the 3rd Manny Flick on Sunday April 6th.

For complete results of the whole day go to:

1 comment:

RCaroe said...

Good to read about your progress.
Did you know that we wrote a profile and interview with Craig Hoffman after Henley Royal Regatta last summer?

Your readers may be interested to find it here

Best wishes
Rebecca Caroe and Grant Craies,
Rowperfect UK