Sailing Monarchs Third In Riley Cup

September 09, 2000
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, VA. (Sept. 9) - Sophomore sailor Corrie Clement (Metarie, La.) is in first place after six races in the BYO Radial regatta and the Monarchs are in third place after seven races in the Riley Cup Regatta as of Sept. 9. Both events are being held at the ODU Sailing Center.

At the Navy Laser Open in Annapolis, Md., Junior Brad Funk (Harbor Bluffs, Fla.) is in fourth with 57 points and Matt Allen (St. Beverly, Ma.) is seventh with 70 points. The top six qualify for the MAISA Districts later this season.

Clement compiled a first and four second places in six races to take a nine point lead over Ali Sharp of St. Mary's College. Two other Lady Monarchs sailors are in the top ten after the first day of sailing. All-American Sally Barkow (Nashotah, WI.) Is in fifth with 44 points and Jessica Simpson (Ontario, Canada) is in seventh with 50 points.

In the Riley Cup, The Monarchs are in third with 33 points, just one shy of second second place Washington College. Georgetown leads with 16 points. The Monarchs "A" division boat of Brock Callen and Jeanenne Cochran (Williamsburg Va.) are in fourth with 21 points, while the "B" division boat of Jack Kerr and Liz Bower ( Fairport, NY.) are in second with 12 points.

(after 7 races) at ODU            (After 6 races) at ODU
1.  Georgetown            16        1.  Corrie Clement(ODU)           12
2.  Washington Coll.      32        2.  Ali Sharp (St.Mary's)         23
3.  Old Dominion          33        3.  Julia Lillis(Navy)            29
4.  Navy                  35        4.  Jamie Smith(St. Mary's)       32
5.  UMBC                  39        5.  Sally Barkow(ODU)             44
6.  Christopher Newport   40        6.  Emily DePont (Navy)           47
7.  St. Mary's            45        7.  Jessica Simpson (ODU)         50
8.  Queens                54        8.  Danielle Sariano (Coll.Char.) 58
9.  Columbia              59        9.  Robun Rey(Navy)               59
10. Kings Point           62        10. Roseana Monti (Coll.Char)     60
11. Loyola                68        11. Erica Weber (Kings Pt.)       66
12. Virginia              81        12. Debbie Capozzi (ODU)          67
13. Hampton               87
14. Salisbury             90
15. Drexel                99
ODU Boats:
A-Brock Callen & Jeanenne Cochran (21pts)
B-Jack Kerr & Liz Bower (12 pts)

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