Top Moments from 2017-18: Women's Rowing

Top Moments from 2017-18: Women's Rowing

During the summer months, we want to take a look back at some of the outstanding accomplishments and special moments from the 2017-18 athletic seasons and revisit those events that each of our 25 teams celebrated this year.

We hope you enjoy looking back at the great accomplishments by our cadet-athletes and teams. We will go in alphabetical order today we highlight women's rowing. Next up on Wednesday, will be sailing.

Coast Guard closed out the season by winning the Division III Championship at the Dad Vail Regatta in Philadelphia. The lineup for the race was coxswain - Victoria Castleberry, stroke - Jacquelyn Dilley, Katherine Long, Mackenzy Karnehm, Salena Bantz, Jordan Solseth, Jacqueline Maher, Marissa Marsh, and Elaine Weaver.

The Bears had their best race of the season taking control early and winning with a time of 6:51.563 beating Bryn Mawr by over 13 seconds.

Sophomore Marissa Marsh and junior Jacquelyn Dilley were named second team All-conference from Coast Guard while sophomore Kate Ashbey was named to the NEWMAC women's rowing Academic All-Conference team.

Marsh earned All-conference honors for the second straight season as the the Bears placed fifth at the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championship

Ashbey, a Marine & Environmental Science major, earned Academic All-Conference status in her first year of eligibility. Honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2017 fall semester, achieved second year academic status at her institution, and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season.


Back Row L-R: Jacquelyn Dilley, Katherine Long, Victoria Castleberry, Mackenzy Karnham & Salena Bantz

Front Row L-R: Jordan Solseth, Jacqueline Maher, Marissa Marsh & Elaine Weaver