April 2, 2006
San Diego, CA - On day two of the San Diego Crew Classic on Mission Bay, the Saint Mary's women's rowing won the petite final of the Women's Cal Cup on Sunday morning.
After finishing third in their heat race on Saturday, the varsity eight rowed in the Women's Cal Cup petite final on Sunday. The varsity eights, steered by senior coxswain Amy Bellman, completed the 2K race in a time of 6:51.00 and finished almost two second ahead of the Wisconsin Lightweight team for first place.
The boat order for the Gaels on Sunday was as follows: coxswain Amy Bellman, stroke Lindsey Anderson, Michelle Grima, Sandra Pichelli, Dana Smith, Johanna Timmer, Sierra Timmer, Janele Silva, and Linzey Simonson.
The women's rowing team will return to action on Saturday, April 9 against Santa Clara and the California Lightweights at the Lexington Reservoir.
Women's Cal Cup Petite Final Results1 Saint Mary's 6:51:002 Wisconsin LW 6:52:913 Bucknell 6:56:514 Temple 6:58:775 Villanova 7:00:296 Lehigh 7:09:97