March 30, 2011
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The University of San Diego men's rowing teams are prepping for the 2011 San Diego Crew Classic to be held this weekend out at Mission Bay.
This year's Crew Classic sees three USD men's boats competing at the highest level against the best crews in the nation with the Varsity 8 boat of Mary Tausend, Stephen Wainwright, Ryan Boufford, Henry Perazelli, William Stoney, Michael Fox, Conor Brennan, Daniel Ferons, Taylor Shramo racing in the American Specialty Health Cal Cup, the Novice 8 of Lauren Takahashi, Mike Nichols, Brett Lynch, Gary Bastian, Andrew Griffin, Scott Haesler, Nick Marinello, Gabriel Jacobs and Evan Centala, will compete in the Derek Guelker Memorial Cup, and the Open 8 of a coxwain to be named, Kyle Martinez, Clay Masolino, Brannan Mason, Philip Ventura, Julian Robles, Nick Delgado, Nicolas Yamashita, and Adam Laub will race at 2:00 p.m. in the Joan Ward Memorial Trophy.
7:50 a.m. - Men's Varsity 8
10:00 a.m. - Men's Novice 8
2:00 p.m. - Men's Open 8
10:15 a.m.- Men's Varsity 8 finals
10:50 a.m.- Men's Novice 8 finals
11:40 a.m. - Men's Open 8 Finals
Saturday Morning: Coffee and Bagel Meet and Greet 7:30
Saturday Evening: Parent Reception for the Women's Row for the Gold at USD (Jenny Craig Pavilion) 6-8 p.m.
Sunday Afternoon: Barbeque at USD tent 10:00-2:00
Sunday Late Afternoon: Alumni Party at USD Boathouse (Garty Pavilion)