Athletics News

Colonial of the Week - Women's Rowing

May 8, 2017

Sport: Women's Rowing
Event: Atlantic 10 Championship

The women's rowing team made history on Saturday at the Atlantic 10 Championship when all four entries medaled for the first time in program history to help the Colonials to a third-place finish on the Cooper River in Pennsauken, New Jersey.

It marked the first time that all entries medaled since the conference shifted to its modern scoring system in 2011.

Across the heats and finals GW's four boats combined to post seven top-three finishes with the Varsity 8 (3rd), Varsity 4 (2nd), JV8 (3rd) and 3rd Varsity 8 (2nd) combining to post a historic day for the women's rowing program.

Past Colonial of the Week winners