CRCA Rowing Top 20
Four ACC women’s teams stay the course in the CRCA Rowing Top 20.
Virginia holds steady with a top 10 spot in the national poll this week.
Syracuse moves two notches up into the top 15 following a strong showing over the weekend.
Louisville holds steady echoing last week’s ranking.
Duke moves up one spot following a good performance in the ACC/Big 10 Rowing Double Dual against #3 Michigan and #4 Ohio State.
Notre Dame, also a participant in the cross conference matchup, is in the Receiving Votes category.
Syracuse received a nice bounce in the rankings following their win over #15 Harvard and Dartmouth. The win allowed the Orange to capture the O’Leary Cup for the second straight year.
The Syracuse First Varsity Eight were named the ACC Crew of the Week following the win.
Virginia, Syracuse, Louisville and Duke will all compete at the Clemson Invitational this weekend.
A total of 21 schools will compete this weekend including #5 University of Texas, #11 University of Wisconsin, #14 Washington State University and #20 Indiana University. Also, three teams just outside the Top 20, Gonzaga, UCLA and the University of Pennsylvania.
The event is a good tune up prior to the ACC Rowing Championship on Sunday, May 14, also at Lake Hartwell.