Ford Qualifies For Laser District Championships

September 24, 2001
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Sept. 24, 2001

ANNAPOLIS, MD - Old Dominion University senior Neil Ford (St. John's, Virgin Island) finished third at the Laser South Qualifier and qualified for the District Championships.

Tyler Haskell of Georgetown won the event with 56 points, followed by Spencer Webber of Navy with 66 and Ford was third with 67 points. Other Monarch sailors, Jack Kerr (Seattle, WA.) was seventh, Harold Byrd placed tenth and Andrew Newbold (Hummelstown, Pa.) finished 13th.

In the MAISA Sloop Championships, the Monarchs tied Hobart-William Smith for second with 32 points, but lost the tie breaker. Navy won the event.