Monday, April 19, 2010

Malvern Races in 5th Flick

Above: the varsity quad of Austin Bury, Mike Lewers, Pat Donohue and Dave Matasic

This past weekend Malvern Rowing competed in the 5th and final Manny Flick. Malvern entered the day leading the point total for the Horvat Trophy and continued to stay in the lead as well as widen the margin the victory. Robbie Smith and Austin Velte raced first and the placed 3rd in the jv double heat. From there the results continued to improve with a second place finish in the JV single by Julian Venonsky. The first win of the day came from the novice quad of Alex Tammany, Brad Hunt, Rich Jeong and Alex Stotzcko as they captured their first win of the season. All three of Malvern's doubles placed first in their heats. The ltwt. double of Jeremy Gonzalez and Pat Allen, the varsity double (first heat) of Alec Somers and Austin Moore, and the varsity double ( 2nd heat) all won 1st place. Malvern concluded a sucessful day of racing with a 1st place victory in the varsity quad. The varsity quad of Austin Bury, Mike Lewers, Pat Donohue, and Dave Matasic finished 5.8 seconds ahead of second place.
Below: the varisty ltwt. double of Bill Doughty and Dan Schwarz

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Friday, April 16, 2010

Results: 4th Manny Flick

This past weekend Malvern competed at the 4th Manny Flick. The day started off with a second place finish in the JV single by sophmore Julian Venonsky. Novice Trevor Pinos placed 7th in his first time in the single, unfortunatly the novice quad did not finish due to equipment breakage. Robbie Smith and Austin Velte placed 3rd in the jv double head race. In the Ltwt Double, Malvern placed 1st in both the first and second flight. Bill Doughty and Dan Schwarz placed 1st in the first flight and Jeremy Gonzalez and Pat Allen placed 1st in the second flight. In the varisty double, Alec Somers and Austin Moore also placed 1st. The varisty quad of Austin Bury, Mike Lewers, Pat Donohue and Dave Matasic placed first. Malvern will compete this friday and saturday in the ISA sculling championships at Mercer Lake. Malvern will also race this upcoming Sunday to compete to win the Horvat trophy, a trophy awarded to the boys sculling team who has accumulated the most points over the course of the Manny Flicks.

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Saturday, April 10, 2010

Results: 3rd Manny Flick

Malvern Competed in the 3rd Manny Flick and raced well. Malvern won the Varisty Quad Event, Varsity Double, Varsity Ltwt double and JV single. For more and all results visit PhillyFlicks.

Video of the Varsity Double can be found below, you can view more videos like these of the Flicks and other races here