PHILADELPHIA – The University of Delaware women’s rowing team opened its spring season Saturday afternoon, competing against rivals Saint Joseph’s and Penn on the Schuylkill River.

Highlights for Delaware included the Blue Hens Varsity Eights (7:08.20) finishing second and the Blue Hens' 2nd Varsity Four also finishing second (8:01.50).

Delaware will return to action in two weeks (Mar. 31) at the Murphy Cup Regatta in Philadelphia.

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2nd Varsity Fours
c-Emma Link
4-Ali Rider
3-Eileen Lipshultz
2-Maddie Cann
1-Courtney Burnham

Novice Eights
c-Hannah Kirk
8-Faith Johnson
7-Tiernan Settles
6-Audrey Eldridge
5-Zoe Mangum
4-Marguerite McGahay
3-Allyssa Rullo
2-Korren Campbell
1-Caitlyn Van Kirk

Varsity Fours
c-Katie Hewton
4-Bridget Callaghan
3-Alex Perna
2-Caroline Popielaski
1-Emily Dunham

2nd Varsity Eights
c-Sophie Elliott
8-Kyra Taylor
7-Anna Haase
6-Kara North
5-Laura Donohue
4-Emma Spillman
3-Izzy Weinfeld
2-Sarah Wells
1-Brynn McMahon

Varsity Eights
c-Alison Gibney
8-McKayla Wood
7-Camryn McGrath
6-Natalie Teichman
5-Kaitlyn Thomesen
4-Claire Brown
3-Mia Natale
2-Sydney Gualtieri
1-Sarah Shaffer