Thursday, November 26, 2009

Schuylkill Navy Run 2009 Results (Turkey Trot)


Today, Malvern Rowers continued the tradition of competing in the annual Schuylkill Navy Run, commonly referred to as the Thanksgiving Turkey Trot. The challenging course consists of 5 and 5/8 miles of hilly terrain. The race starts at Malta Boat Club on Kelly Drive, winds up and down through Fairmount Park, returns by way of Brewery Hill, down Kelly Drive and back to Malta. The top finishers from Malvern were Jeremy Gonzalez who placed 21st out of 241, Bill Doughty who placed 38th/241 and Dan Schwarz who placed 42/241.

For complete results click here

Saturday, November 21, 2009

Malvern Rowers Prepare Rowing Tanks for Indoor Season

Photo: Andrew Paisley(left), Alec Somers (middle), Austin Bury(right)

With the Fall season behind them, Malvern rowers all pitched in to help prepare the Melton Rowing Center for the upcoming indoor season. After a few hours of mopping, wiping, spraying and a little elbow grease, the Melton Rowing Center was as good as new and is now ready to host winter training.


Update: Video and photos taken at USRowing East Coast Speed Orders have been posted.
For Row2k photos click here.
For video click here.

Sunday, November 15, 2009

USRowing East Coast Speed Orders Results

Today, 9 Malvern rowers competed at the 2009 USRowing East Coast Speed Orders. The regatta was held on Carnegie Lake in Princeton NJ and consisted of a 4,500 meter head race. For complete results click here.

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Results HOCR and HOSR

This past Saturday Malvern Rowing competed at the Head of the Schuylkill. For results click here.

2 weeks ago, Malvern raced 4 doubles and 4 singles at the Head of the Charles. For results click here.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Weekend Results

This past weeked Malvern Rowing had a busy and sucessful weekend. Malvern Rowers competed in the Navy Day Regatta, Schuylerskiff Regatta and Row for the Cure. Results were as follows:

Malvern entered 14 singles and captured the top 9 spots in a field of 25 entered at Navy Day. Pat Donohue placed 1st followed by David Matasic, Dan Schwarz, Bill Doughty and Alec Somers. For complete Navy Day results click here.

Three Malvern single scullers, Pat Donohue, Austin Bury, and Dave Matasic also traveled to Saratoga, NY on Sunday to compete in the Schuylerskiff Regatta. Pat Donohue won the Junior 17/18 year old race and Austin Bury placed 3rd in the 15/16 race. For complete Schuylerskiff results click here.

The remaining rowers who did not travel to Saratoga competed in Row for The Cure. Malven placed 1,2,4, and 6-10. Bill Doughty placed 1st, Dan Schwarz placed 2nd, and Alec Somers placed 4th. For complete Row for the Cure results click here- Men's high school single is now online.

Saturday, September 26, 2009

2009 Hutchinson Cup Regatta Results

Today 15 Malvern rowers participated in the Hutchinson Cup Regatta to support hospice and paliative care. Although Malvern raced unchallenged, it allowed everyone to get a feel for the Schuylkill river race course for Malvern's upcoming Schuylkill river races. The results were as follows:

1st 144 Malvern Prep B (P.Donohue) 17:35.81






2nd 150 Malvern Prep A (D.Matasic) 17:42.51








3rd 154 Malvern Prep C (B.Doughty) 18:03.35








4th 147 Malvern Prep I (D.Schwarz) 18:08.38








5th 149 Malvern Prep D (A.Bury) 18:10.99








6th 143 Malvern Prep F (A.Somers) 18:20.40








7th 145 Malvern Prep H (M.Lewers) 18:35.98








8th 153 Malvern Prep H (J.Buckley) 18:38.50








9th 148 Malvern Prep E (A.Moore) 18:44.95








10th 156 Malvern Prep G (J.Gonzalez) 19:03.82








11th 146 Malvern Prep J (A.Paisley) 19:10.49








12th 151 Malvern Prep B (P.Allen) 19:16.98








13th 157 Malvern Prep K (J.Venonsky) 19:32.87








14th 155 Malvern Prep K (R.Smith) 20:27.39








15th 152 Malvern Prep L (A.Stockzo) 21:38.08






For complete Hutchinson Cup Results click here

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Where were you??

Jack Buckley, David Matasic, Austin Bury, Andrew Paisley and alumnus Mike Donohue help ready the motor boats for the upcoming school year.

"Ask not what Conshohocken can do for you, but what you can do for Conshohocken"

Malvern rowers Bill Doughty, Dave Matasic, Andrew Paisley, Austin Bury and Pat Allen help clean up Conshohocken to prepare for the upcoming year.

Sunday, June 14, 2009

USRowing National Championship Results

This past friday, saturday and sunday, 6 Malvern Rowers competed in the 2009 USRowing Youth National Championships held at Harsha Lake outside of Cincinnati, Ohio. Malvern faced stiff competition in the Men's Ltwt. Double and Men's Varsity Quad event were they were competitive. Dave Matsic and Bill Doughty qualified for the Petite Final were they placed 4th. Seniors Mike Donohue and Chris Higgins along with sophmores Pat Donohue and Austin Bury qualified for the A Final were they placed 5th in a very competitive event. This concluded Malvern's Spring racing season and the team is looking foward to being competitive next year.

For Complete Results visit: http://www.racetrak.com/regatta.asp?CurrRegattaID=236

USRowing National Championship Results

This past friday, saturday and sunday, 6 Malvern Rowers competed in the 2009 USRowing Youth National Championships held at Harsha Lake outside of Cincinnati, Ohio. Malvern faced stiff competition in the Men's Ltwt. Double and Men's Varsity Quad were they were competitive. Dave Matsic and Bill Doughty qualified for the Petite Final were they placed 4th. Seniors Mike Donohue and Chris Higgins along with sophmores Pat Donohue and Austin Bury qualified for the A Final were they placed 5th in a very competitive event. This concluded Malvern's Spring racing season and the team is looking foward to starting fresh and being competitive next year.

Saturday, May 23, 2009

Malvern Wins 2 SRA National Titles

This past friday and saturday, Malvern Rowing won 2 SRA National Titles at Mercer Lake, NJ. With the sun out and a cross/head wind, all malvern rowers were competitive in the Junior Double, Junior Quad, Ltwt Double, and Varisty Quad events.

In the Junior Double, Andrew Paisley along with freshman Mike Lewers, placed 2nd in the friday qualifier which advanced them to the saturday final were they placed 5th overall.


In the Junior Quad, Alec Somers, Jack Buckley, Austin Moore and Dan Schwarz placed 1st first in their qualifier on friday which advanced them to the finals. In the finals, despite only rowing together as a boat for a very short period of time, they were able to finish with an impressive 2nd place. Their time of 05:14.560 was only 2 seconds behind 1st place.

The 1st of Malvern's 2 SRA National Titles came from Dave Matasic and Bill Doughty in the Men's Ltwt. Double. Dave and Bill placed 1st in their qualifier and repeated their 1st place row on saturday, capturing an SRA National Title. Their time was 05:48.234.



The second title came from the 1st place finish of Mike Donohue, Pat Donohue, Austin Bury and Chris Higgins in the Men's Varisty Quad. After having to restart the race due to a collision, Malvern battled through tough competition and a head wind to finish with open water and an SRA National Title. The win completed Malvern's third consecutive year of winning Cities, Stotesbury and Scholastic Nationals in the Varsity Quad. Their time was 05:10.239.
Malvern looks forward to competing at USRowing Youth Nationals for schools and clubs in Cincinatti, Ohio on June 12th-14th.
SRA photos can be found in Malvernrowing's photo gallery

Complete results at Powerhousetiming
Pictures now uploaded: Manny Flicks 2009 , ISA Sculling Championships
Check back for pictures from Cities, Stotesbury,

Saturday, May 16, 2009

The 83rd Annual Stotesbury Cup Regatta Results

This past friday and saturday, Malvern was very competitive at the Stotesbury Cup Regatta, the largest highschool regatta in the world.

In the doubles: Sophmores Alec Somers and Austin Moore placed 6th in their their time trial for the JV double, 3rd in their semi-final and advanced to the finals were they placed 6th. Junior Andrew Paisley and novice Nic Kilmer placed 13th in their time trial of the Men's Varsity Double on friday so were unable to advance. Giving them varisty racing experience for next year, novices Pat Allen and Mike Mancenelli raced in the Mens's Lightweight Double. Pat and Mike were competitive and made it past the time trials and placed 6th in their semi-final. Senior Sean Lawler raced in the Men's Varsity Single. Sean qulaified for the semi - final were he placed 3rd, one place short of advancing to the final.

Malvern had a very sucessfull day in all of their quad events, winning all three. Saturday started off with a solid win from freshmen Mike Lewers, Jeremy Gonzalez, Chris Smart and Austin Velte. After placing 2nd in their time trials to Montclair, the Freshmen Quad won their final. They won the first ever Freshmen Quad event at Stotesbury and in doing so claimed the Jack and Nancy Seitz Trophy.
In the Boy's Junior Quad, Dave Matasic, Jack Buckley, Dan Schwarz, and Bill Doughty placed 1st in the time trial and the semi-final to advance them to the finals. In the finals with a slight headwind Dave, Jack, Dan and Bill rowed a solid race to come in 1st place, 3 seconds ahead of second place. The Junior Quad was awarded the George C. Hines Trophy for their 1st place finish.
Defending Stotesbury champions, Malvern's Varisty Senior Quad finished the day strong for Malvern Rowing. The Varisty quad was quoted by head coach Craig Hoffman as “a young boat that has had to work extremely hard.” and that is what they did. After placing 1st in their time trial, seniors Mike Donohue and Chris Higgins along with sophmores Austin Bury and Pat Donohue all rowed well in a hard fought race, beating schools such as Roman Catholic Highschool and The Haverford School. Malvern was awarded the Sonzogni Trophy for the Varisty Quad's 1st place finish for the 3rd consecutive year.

Malvern looks foward to competing next weekend in SRA's at Mercer Lake Nj. As quoted on row2k, Head Coach Craig Hoffman stated "The other teams are really terrific boats, and we're very fortunate to win today. We have no illusions that it isn't going to get tougher over the next few weeks at SRA's and Cincinnati."

For complete results: Friday's results, Satuday's results.
To see Malvern's results posted in "The Philadelphia Inquirer" click here
To see Malvern's results featured on Row2k.com, click here
To see Malvern's Varisty Quad featured in "The Philadelphia Inquirer" prior to Stotesbury, click here
To see Malvern featured in "The Bulletin" prior to Stotesbury, click here

Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Philadelphia City Championships Results

Malvern raced well this past Sunday at The Philadelphia City Championships on the Schuylkill River. Malvern claimed 2 City Championships in varsity events, as well as various placings by the Junior Varsity as well as Malvern's novices. Malvern's Varsity Quad of Mike Donohue, Pat Donohue, Austin Bury, and Chris Higgins, rowed a hard fought race to place 1st. Mike, Pat, Austin and Chris rowed a time of 4:35.85, 2.04 seconds ahead of 2nd. David Matsic and Bill Doughty also won a City Championship. Dave and Bill raced a time of 5:10.12, placing them 1st in the Boy's Lwt. Double.

In the Junior Varsity events, Malvern placed 2nd and 3rd. Alec Somers and Austin Moore placed 3rd with a time of 5:13.77 in the JV Double. Andrew Paisley placed 2nd in the boy's JV single with a time of 5:50.18.

Malvern's Freshman Quad placed 1st with a time 5:11.74. Malvern's Novice Quad placed 2nd with a time of 5:23.10. Malvern also placed 3rd in the Boy's Novice Double with a time of 6:03.80

Malvern will compete in Stotesbury May 15th and 16th. For more information on Stotesbury click here.

For complete Results visit PhillyFlicks.

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

5th Manny Flick Results

This past Sunday, Malvern raced in the 5th Manny Flick. The day started out with a 2nd place finish from Andrew Paisley in the Men's JV Single event with a time of 5:48.98. Also Placing 2nd was Austin Moore and Alec Somers with a time of 5:15.93 in the Men's JV Double event. In the Novice quad, Malvern placed 1st and 3rd with times of 5:11.31 ( A Quad) and 5:12.50 ( B Quad). Malvern placed 4th and 5th in the novice single with Robbie Smith coming in 4th with 6:28.83 and Julian Venonsky coming in 5th with 6.33.74.

In the Men's Varsity Single, Sean Lawler placed 3rd with 5:41.02. In the Varsity Double Event Malvern placed 1st in 2 separate heats. Jack Buckley and Dan Schwarz placed 1st with 5:28.07, David Matasic and Bill Doughty placed 1st with a time of 5:04.47. In a close race, Malvern placed 2nd in the Men's Varsity Quad. Mike Donohue, Pat Donohue, Austin Bury, and Chris Higgins rowed a time of 4:34.53, finishing .8 seconds behind Roman Catholic.

Malvern will race next weekend at Cooper River.

For Complete Results click here

Sunday, April 05, 2009

4th Manny Flick Results

Today, Malvern raced in the 4th Manny Flick. Results were as follows:


Julian Venonsky, Novice Single, 4th place with 6:34.43

Rob Smith , Novice Single, 5th place with 6:38.16

Alex Somers/ Austin Moore, JV Double, 2nd Place with 5:21.49

Andrew Pailey, JV Single, 1st place with 6:26.47

Novice Quad(B) placed 1st with 5:49.03

Novice Quad (A) placed 2nd with 5:53.75

Jack Buckley/ Dan Schwarz, Lwt. Double, placed 2nd with 5:19.93
Sean Lawler, Varsity Single, DNF

Dave Matasic/ Bill Doughty , Varisty Double, placed 2nd with 5:10.15

Mike Donohue/ Pat Donohue/ Austin Bury/ Chris Higgins, Varsity Quad, Placed 1st with 4:35.52
Complete Results can be found here
Pictures from the flicks can be found in Malvern Rowing's Photo Gallery

Saturday, April 04, 2009

Malvern Rowing featured in "The Bulletin"

Malvern Rowing was recently featured in the article "Row Homes: Malvern, EA, Springside Have An Oar Up On The Competition" in The Bulletin newspaper.

"Malvern — From the outside, the Melton Rowing Center at Malvern Prep looks quite ordinary. Boring, even. The cream-colored stucco, red brick base and dull, gray roof offer a muted exterior to the roar of 16 oars working inside as one." to read the full article click here.

Sunday, March 29, 2009

3rd Manny Flick/ Horvat Series Results

Malvern raced today at the 3rd Manny Flick. Results and times can be found here.
Malvern will race next Sunday at the 4th Manny Flick. The Schedule for the 4th Manny Flick can be found here.
Pictures from the 2009 Manny Flicks can now be found in the Malvernrowing's Photo Gallery

Sunday, March 22, 2009

2nd Manny Flick/ Horvat Series Results

Malvern Rowing had a good day at the 2nd Manny Flick. Malvern finished 1st in both Novice Quad finals, Novice single, Junior Single, Varsity Light Double, and Varsity Heavy Double. Malvern finished 2nd in the Freshman Double, JV Double, Varsity Single, and Varsity Quad. Malvern's Varsity Quad lost to Roman Catholic by 2 hundredths of a second.

Times:

Boy's Novice Single - 1st place - - 7:58.28
Boy's Novice 2x - 2nd place - Rob Smith/John Micheal Kay- 7:11.77
Boy's Novice 4x (A) - 5:41.60
Boys's Novice 4x (B) - 1st place - 5:41.72
Boy's JV 1x - 1st place - Alec Somers - 6:24.35
Boy's JV 2x - 2nd place - Moore/paisley - 5:48.13
Boy's Ltwt 2x - 1st Place -Buckley/Schwarz -5:27.89
Boy's Varsity 1x - 2nd place - Lawler -6:24.88
Boy's Varsity 2x - 1st PlaceMatasic/Doughty - 5:28.72
Boy's Varsity 4x - 2nd PlaceDonohue/Bury/P.Donohue/Higgins - 4:45.48

Anyone with pictures of the Manny flicks please send them to malvernpreprowing@yahoo.com
For complete results click here

Sunday, March 15, 2009

1st Manny Flick/Horvat Series Results

Malvern Rowing had a good day at the first Manny Flick race
of the Spring. Malvern finished 3rd in the JV Double,
1st in the Junior Single, Varsity Single, Varsity Light
Double,and Varsity Heavy Double. Malvern finished second in
the Varsity Quad,losing to Roman Catholic by 2.1 seconds.


Boy's JV 1x - 1st Place
Paisley

6:09.3
Boy's JV 2x - 3rd Place
Moore/Somers
5:37.00
Boy's Ltwt 2x - 1st Place  
Buckley/Schwarz

5:27.89
Boy's Varsity 1x - 1st Place
Lawler

5:55.54  
Boy's Varsity 2x - 1st Place
Matasic/Doughty

5:23.97 
Boy's Varsity 4x - 2nd Place
Donohue/Bury/P.Donohue/Higgins

4:49.44

For complete results click here

Thursday, March 12, 2009

1st Manny Flick Schedule

Schedule for 1st Manny Flick/Horvat Series on Sunday March 15, 2008

Boy's JV 1x 11:28 AM
Paisley(lane 2)
Boy's JV 2x             11:40 AM
Moore/Somers(Lane 3)
Boy's Ltwt 2x           12:42 PM
Buckley/Schwarz(lane 4)
Boy's Varsity 1x          1:24 PM
Lawler(lane 2)
Boy's Varsity 2x          1:36 PM
Matasic/Doughty(lane 1)
Boy's Varsity 4x          2:06 PM
Donohue/Bury/P.Donohue/Higgins(lane 4)

For Complete schedule of all events click here
For official PSRA webisite visit PhillyFlicks