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Rowing Closes Action at George Mason Invitational

April 14, 2019
By ODU Athletics

FAIRFAX, Va. - The Old Dominion rowing team closed out action at the George Mason Invitational on Sunday afternoon. ODU and the Big 12/AAC took a second place finish with 43 points in the conference formatted event. 

In the morning, ODU competed against teams in the Big 12. The 1V8+ boat opened up action for ODU, where they finished in third behind West Virginia and Kansas. They posted a 6:39.81 time, which was just .41 seconds behind the Mountaineers. ODU's 2V8+ boat also finished in third with a 7:16.12 time in the morning heat. The 1V4+ boat took a third place finish after posting a 8:10.56 time. All three boats moved into the C Final with their third place finishes. 

In the C Finals, the 1V8+ boat defeated Delaware and George Mason after they finished with a 6:45.30 time. Taking second, the 2V8+ boat posted a 7:16.50 time, finishing ahead of George Mason. Closing out the C Final for ODU was the 1V4+ boat, who also took second after finishing with a 8:02.24 time. Their final time was nearly eight seconds better than their morning time. 

The Monarchs contributed 14 points in the C Finals for the Big 12/AAC team. 

Conference Totals
CAA - 44
Big 12/AAC - 43
A-10 - 18

ODU Lineups

IV8+ 2V8+ 1V4+
McNealy (C) McFadden (C) Cohen (C)
Phy Rivera-Cortes Welsh
Rascoe Jones Razon
Demateva P. Smith Moore
Williams Miller McLaughlin
Tobola Carlisle
Lockie Fluharty
Murley Ruck 
Doherty Schindler

Next Up
ODU returns to the water on Saturday, April 20 as they compete in the Cherry Hill Invitational in New Jersey. 

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