Women's Second Varsity Eight Wins Silver at 2012 CAA Championships
by Drexel Athletics, Posted: April 30, 2012
Occoquan, Va. – The Drexel women's crew team placed fourth overall at the 2012 CAA Championships held on Sunday. The women's second varsity eight boat won a silver medal, while the women's varsity eight crossed the finish line fifth and the women's varsity four seventh. Elizabeth Bratton and Julia Jackson were named to the All-CAA team. The award marks Bratton's second straight honor by the league.
The women's second varsity eight captured second place with a time of 7:06.8 behind Northeastern. The Huskies took first place with a time of 7:01.4. The Maria Papadakis boat consisted of coxswain Kerry Walsh, stroke Jackie Bender, Asiya Mahmud, Juliana DeMarici, Samantha Cowan, Amanda O'Malley Alyssa Leahy, Elizabeth Campanella and bow Colleen Delaney.
Total Points 1st - Northeastern – 39 2nd - Boston University – 34 3rd - Buffalo – 30 4th - Drexel – 22 5th - Old Dominion – 21 6th - Delaware – 15 7th – George Mason – 7