Oct. 14, 2012
NORFOLK, Va. - The No. 12 Old Dominion University coed sailing team took ninth place at the Captain Hurst Bowl to highlight their three weekend events.
The Monarchs finished ninth out of 22 teams with 123 points in Hanover, N.H. as freshman skipper Esteban Forrer and junior crew Julia Wiesner took 13th in the A-Division race with 72 points. The B-Division tandem of junior skipper Evan Hoffmann and junior crew Jill Fattibene took fourth with 51 points.
At the Navy Fall Intersectional in Annapolis, Md., ODU took 13th out of 18 teams. The A-Division tandem of senior skipper Dillon Paiva and junior crew Chloe Constants and freshman crew Cooper Paiva finished in 10th with 199 points. In the B-Division race, senior skipper Zachary Runci and sophomore skipper Daniel Lochner split time to go alongside freshman crew Grace Mason as they finished 15th with 175 points. In the C-Division single race, senior Collin Leon took 12th with 141 points while freshman Joe David took 14th with 183 points in the D-Division single race.
In the Yale Women's Intersectional race, the No. 13 Lady Monarchs finished 14th out of 20 teams. In the A-Division race, ODU finished in 17th with 93 points. In the B-Division race, the Lady Monarchs placed 11th with 77 points.
Another weekend of three races comes up for Old Dominion next weekend when they head to Providence, R.I. for the Hoyt Trophy race and to Kings Point, N.Y. for the KP Dinghy Open and then MAISA Match Race Championships.