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Sailing Takes Eighth, Qualifies for National Championship

April 30, 2017
By ODU Athletics

ITHACA, N.Y. - Old Dominion University Sailing finished in eighth place at the America Trophy MAISA Conference Championship over the weekend. By finishing in the top-nine, ODU qualified for the national championship at the end of May in Charleston, South Carolina.

The Division A team of Jeremy Herrin, Carter Little, James Jacob and Stephen Guglielmo finished in 10th place. The group completed a pair of top-five finishes.

The Division B squad of Jack Elkin and Gabe Smith took sixth place, placing inside the top-five eight times, and winning the third race of the weekend.

Gabe Smith and Carter Little were named to the All-MAISA team at crew, while head coach Mitch Brindley was named MAISA Coach of the Year.

All-MAISA Crews
Julie Barbera '17 – Cornell University
Anna Flaherty '20 – Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Emily Fung ‘17 – Georgetown University
Rebecca Fung '19 - Georgetown University
Catie Hopkins '17 – University of Pennsylvania
Shelby Jacobs '17 – St. Mary's College of MD
Katherine Jones '18 – Fordham University
Albert Kraus '17 – Georgetown University
Carter Little '18 – Old Dominion University
Meaghan MacRae – Georgetown University
Ana Mier '19 – US Naval Academy
Julia Monro '17 – St. Mary's College of MD
Mary Morocco '19 – US Naval Academy
Andreea Rainey-Pace '20 – George Washington University
Mary Robertson '17 – US Naval Academy
Gabriel Smith '17 – Old Dominion University
Isabel Strachan '18 – George Washington University
Maya Weber '20 – Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Second Team All MAISA Coed Skippers
William Logue ‘20 – Georgetown University
A.J. Reiter ‘17 – Georgetown University
Sean Segerblom ‘20 – Georgetown University
Kai Friesecke '18 – George Washington University
First Team All MAISA Skippers
Campbell D'Eliscu ‘19 – Georgetown University
Hector Guzman ‘20 – Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Greiner Hobbs ‘18 – Hobart & William Smith Colleges
Charlie Lomax '18 – USMMA Kings Point
Gary Prieto '18 – US Naval Academy
Brendan Shanahan '17 - George Washington University
Patrick Snow '17 – US Naval Academy
Sailor of the Year
***Patrick Snow '17 – US Naval Academy*** Winner
(Finalist) Brendan Shanahan '17 - George Washington University
MAISA Coach of the Year
Mitch Bindley – Old Dominon University
Sportsman of the year:
***Brendan Shanahan '17 – George Washington University***Winner
(Finalist) Carolyn Smith '17 – St. Mary's College of MD


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