PHILADELPHIA -- The University of Delaware women’s rowing team returned to Phiadelphia last Saturday for the Head of the Schuylkill Regatta and placed two crews on the medal dock.

The Delaware ‘A’ 4+ boat finished first (16:11.48) ahead of the other 40 crews in the Championship Fours event while Delaware’s freshman boat finished third (17:46.62) in the Collegiate Freshman/Novice event.

All four Championship 4+ boats finished in the Topo 20 overall, including a fifth place finish (16:53.56) for Delaware’s ‘B’ 4+ boat. The Delaware ‘A’ 8+ boat finished 15th (16:58.84) in the Club Championship Eights event.

Delaware returns to the river for its final fall race this Saturday when the Blue Hens competed in the Head of the Occoquan (Va.0 Regatta.

Lineups:

Championship 4+

Delaware ‘A’:
c- Alison Gibney
4- McKayla Wood
3- Camryn McGrath
2- Natalie Teichman 
1- Kaitlyn Thomesen

Delaware ‘B’
c- Sophia Elliott 
4- Claire Brown
3- Mia Natale 
2- Brynn McMahon 
1- Sarah Shaffer 

Delaware ‘C’ 
c- Katie Hewton 
4- Anne Cooper 
3- Kara North 
2- Sydney Gualtieri 
1- Kyra Taylor

Delaware ‘D’ 
c- Elizabeth Weglein 
4- Laura Donohue 
3- Alexandra Perna 
2- Juliana Fellowes 
1- Emily Dunham

Collegiate JV8+ 
c- Caroline Silverman
8- Megan Drohan 
7- Marissa Giardina
6- Jackie Bucchere
5- Courtney Burnham
4-  Lydia Cole
3- Sarah Wells
2- Devon Tapp
1- Makaela Purcell

Collegiate Open 8+ 
c- Emma Link
8- Ali Rider
7- Eileen Lipshultz
6- Eliza Eggleston
5- Emma Spillman
4- Laura Donohue 
3- Megan Ryan
2- Isadora Weinfeld
1- Bridget Callaghan

Collegiate Freshman/Novice 
c- Hannah Kirk
4- Faith Johnson
3- Sarah Wells
2- Helena Schnorr
1- Caroline Popielaski

 Article written by Delaware Athletics Communications Intern Kara North