Today, Malvern Rowing competed in the Phildelphia City Championships. In the Novice Single, Jake McDonald placed 6th in his head race, Huxley Monaco just missed the final placing 7th. In the final Jake placed 6th with a time of 6:47.26. In the Junior Varisty Single, Andrew Paisley and Greg Hildith both just missed qualifying for the final, placing 7th (Andrew with a time of 6:18.47) and 8th (Greg with a time of 6:26.10). After placing 2nd in their head race, Sean Lawer and Chris Higgins placed 1st in their final with a time of 5:30.49. In the Novice Quad Event, the A quad qualified for the final but the B quad of Dan Schwarz, Jack Buckely, Austin Moore and Cameron Fuller just missed qualifying, placing 7th. In the final, Pat Donohue, Alec Somers, Austin Bury and Kevin Quinn placed 1st with a time of 5:11.12. In the Boys Ltwt. Double head race, both Malvern boats qualified placing 1st and 2nd. In the final, Matt Bennedetto and Sean Stewart placed first with a time of 5:06.50. Dave Matasic and Bill Doughty placed 2nd in a close race with Roman beating them by .24 seconds with a time of 5:11.88. Both Doubles qualified for the USRowing Junior Championship in Cincinnati on June 13th. Senior Randy Scott also qualified for Cincinnati placing first in the Varisty Single with a time of 5:35.26. To put the wrap on a fine day of sculling, the Varsity Quad of Mike Donohue, Mike Bohs, Mike Rawlings and Brandon Hannah placed first with a time of 4:37.04, qualifying them for the USRowing Junior Championship in Cincinnati.
Complete results can be found here
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Malvern Wins Horvat Trophy
Today, Sunday May 4th, 2008, Malvern recieved the Horvat Trophy for the 6th year in a row. Malvern Totaled 503.00 in all 5 of the Manny Flicks placing them 37 points ahead of Roman Catholic who placed 2nd in the point total.
point totals can be found at Philly Flicks