April 11, 2000

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The No. 11 Ohio State women’s rowing team travels to Ann Arbor, Mich. Saturday, April 15 to race the Michigan Wolverines. Last weekend, April 8, the Buckeyes’ regatta with Iowa and Wisconsin was cancelled due to inclement weather and dangerous rowing conditions.

Probable Varsity Eight
bow: Megan Hura
2 seat: Sam Bomkamp
3 seat: Liz Hellickson
4 seat: Mindy Stauffer
5 seat: Maxi Meissner
6 seat: Connie Kirsch
7 seat: Katie Buttine
stroke: Phae Giblin
coxswain: Liz Heisey

Scouting the U of M Wolverines
The No. 7 University of Michigan Wolverines saw a fifth-place finish for their top boat at the San Diego Crew Classic, April 2. The other two boats finished third in their respective grand finals. Michigan was unable to race at the last regatta with Wisconsin and Iowa because of the poor weather in Columbus.

Moving on up: No. 11
The Ohio State women’s varsity crew was ranked 11th in the April 5 Collegiate Coaches Poll. The Buckeyes began the season at No. 13.