K-State Gears Up For Big 12 Rowing Invitational
With a week off from competition and having already put together a successful spring season thus far, the Wildcats get ready to compete against conference rivals
The Wildcats have already competed this spring against the Jayhawks and Longhorns, but not in full-on head-to-head competition. All three schools row a similar spring schedule with travel and competition at multi-crew regattas including the Longhorn Invitational, the San Diego Crew Classic and Southern IRA’s. Earlier this month,
"We have once again made small changes in the lineups as this is the final chance to see combinations and give our athletes a chance to show themselves under race conditions, before we head to NCAA Regionals,” Kansas State head coach Patrick Sweeney said. “The team has raced well to date and is continuing to show signs of being able to go faster.”
Racing is scheduled to begin Sunday morning at 11 a.m. and will feature six races in the Novice Four, Second Novice Eight, First Novice Eight, Varsity Four, Second Varsity Eight and First Varsity Eight. This year’s event is hosted by the Unified Government WYCO/KCK and Recreation Department, the Kansas City Kansas-Wyandotte County Convention & Visitors Bureau and
Complete race results from the Big 12 Invitational can be accessed at: www.kuathletics.com.
BIG 12 INVITATIONAL RACE SCHEDULE
11:00 a.m. Novice Four
11:12 a.m. Second Novice Eight
11:24 a.m. First Novice Eight
11:36 a.m. Varsity Four
11:48 a.m. Second Varsity Eight
Noon First Varsity Eight
1V8: Cox: Claire Johnson, 8: Megan Hauver, 7: Kaci Williams, 6: Alexis Johnson, 5: Jennifer Flannigan, 4: Bjai Rice, 3: Larissa Kesler, 2: Heather Hoffman, 1: Heather Gerstner.
2V8: Cox: Stephanie Black, 8: Amy Wagner, 7: Jacque Crockford, 6: Kari Chadd, 5: Kristin Alstatt, 4: Kelsey Frasier, 3: Elise vander Putten, 2: Danielle Scott, 1: Jamie Holt.
V4: Cox: Melissa Cessna, 4: Rachel Freeman, 3: Bailey Bunck, 2: Veronica Noonan, 1: Jennifer Reuss.
1N8: Cox: Anna Wagner, 8: Amber Mulyck, 7: Michael Knoll, 6: Kate Priest, 5: Whitney Revell, 4: Jayme File, 3: Carlee Parke, 2: Julia Roque, 1: Michelle Higgins.