Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Malvern Rowing Wins 3 SRA National Championships
Malvern had a great day in Camden this past weekend, winning 3 National Rowing Championships.
Malvern rowers Rob Smith and Alex Stoczko won the Junior Double.
The Varsity Light Double of Austin Velte and Jeremy Gonzalez also won a National Championship in a close race. This marks the third straight year in a row that Malvern as won the Light Double, it also marks the third straight year that the Malvern Light Double has won the so called "Triple Crown" by winning the Philadelphia City Championships, Stotesbury and Nationals.
Pat Donohue, Austin Bury, Alec Somers and Dan Schwarz won the Varsity Quad for Malvern for the 5th year in a row. This also completed the Triple Crown for the Varsity Quad.
Malvern finished 2nd in the Varsity Double by 1.5 seconds, Freshman Quad a close 3rd. Rowers, coaches, and parents were very excited about the day.
Malvern Looks forward to competing at USRowing Youth Nationals.
For complete SRA results click here