NEWS

subpage

Washington, Cornell and Stanford Top the USRowing Week One Polls

by Ed Moran, ed@usrowing.org | Apr 01, 2015
The University of Washington held the top of the USRowing first regular season varsity men’s eight poll, while Cornell University topped the lightweight men’s varsity eight poll and Stanford University captured the lightweight women’s varsity eight poll.

 

The University of Washington topped the first regular season USRowing Men's varsity poll.

Washington, Cornell and Stanford Top the USRowing Week One Polls

 

PRINCETON, N.J. - The University of Washington held the top of the USRowing first regular season varsity men’s eight poll, while Cornell University topped the lightweight men’s varsity eight poll and Stanford University captured the lightweight women’s varsity eight poll.


Washington earned eight first-place votes and the University of California earned five first-place votes to place second. Harvard University had one first-place vote and took the third spot. Princeton University and Yale University rounded out the top five in the men’s varsity eight poll.

In the lightweight men’s poll, Cornell scored seven first-place votes to take the top ranking, followed in second place by Harvard University. Princeton had one first-place vote and was third. Columbia University earned one first-place vote and finished fourth and Yale University was fifth.

Stanford earned four first-place votes and placed first in the lightweight women’s eight poll. Harvard-Radcliffe University earned four first-place votes and was second, followed by Boston University. The University of Wisconsin and Bucknell University rounded out the top five.

Men’s Varsity Eight
Team (1st-Place Votes), Points, Previous Week Ranking


1. University of Washington (8), 273, 1
2. University of California (5), 270, 2
3. Harvard University (1), 243, 3
4. Princeton University, 241, 4    
5. Yale University, 228, 6    
6. Brown University, 207, 5    
7. Northeastern University, 199, 7    
8. Boston University, 184, 8    
9. Cornell University, 164, 9    
10. University of Pennsylvania, 150, 13    
11. University of Wisconsin, 135, 11    
12. Stanford University, 125, 12    
13. United States Naval Academy, 111, 10
14. Syracuse University, 90, 14    
15. Dartmouth College, 73, 15
16. Florida Institute of Technology, 60, 16    
17. Oregon State University, 49, 17    
18. Georgetown University, 32, 20    
19. Columbia University, 31, 19    
20. Drexel University, 23, 18

Others Receiving Votes: George Washington University (17), College of the Holy Cross (7), Grand Valley State University (3), University of California, San Diego (1), Hobart College (1), Michigan State University (1), University of Virginia (1).     
    
(This week’s men’s eight voters: Luke Agnini, Wyatt Allen, Craig Amerkhanian, James Barr, Michael Callahan, Chris Clark, Paul Cooke, Robert Friedrich, Steve Gladstone, Greg Hughes, Todd Kennett, Greg Myhr, John Pojednic, Gabe Winkler)

Lightweight Men’s Varsity Eight
Team (1st-Place Votes), Points, Previous Week Ranking


1. Cornell University (7), 158, 1
2. Harvard University, 143, 4
3. Princeton University (1), 142, 5
4. Columbia University (1), 139, 3
5. Yale University, 139, 2
6. University of Delaware, 134, 8
7. Dartmouth College, 124, 9
8. United States Naval Academy, 120, 7
9. University of Pennsylvania, 118, 11
10. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 110, 6
11. Mercyhurst University, 85, 12
12t. Georgia Institute of Technology, 74, 14
12t. Purdue University, 74, 13
14. Georgetown University, 69, 10
15. University of California, Santa Barbara, 50, NR

Others receiving votes: University of California 37, St. Joseph’s University 18, Michigan State University 6.

(This week’s lightweight men’s eight voters: Michiel Bartman, Shawn Bagnall, Andy Card, Martin Crotty, Chuck Crawford, Colin Farrell, Sean Healey, Will Oliver, Nich Lee Parker)

Lightweight Women’s Varsity Eight
Team (1st-Place Votes), Points, Previous Week Ranking

1. Stanford University (4), 156, 3
2. Harvard-Radcliffe University (4), 151, 1
3. Boston University, 148, 2    
4. University of Wisconsin, 125, 4    
5. Bucknell University, 119, 7    
6. Princeton University, 118, 5t    
7. Villanova University, 114, 8t    
8. Georgetown University, 109, 8t    
9. University of Tulsa, 101, 10    
10. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 85, 5t    
11. University of Massachusetts, 33, 13
12. Oklahoma City University, 28, 12    
13. University of California, 15, 14    
14. Washington State University, 13, 15    
15t. Lafayette University, 7, NR    
15t. Purdue University, 7, NR

(This week’s lightweight women’s eight voters: Lou Berl, Derek Byrnes, Malcolm Doldron, Claire Martin-Doyle, Rodney Mott, Paul Rassam, Jack St. Clair, Lisa Schlenker)

To see past polls go here.

ABOUT USROWING

USRowing is a nonprofit organization recognized by the United States Olympic Committee as the governing body for the sport of rowing in the United States. USRowing has 75,000 individual members and 1,200 member organizations, offering rowing programs for all. USRowing’s official suppliers include Concept 2, Croker Oars, JanSport, Nielsen Kellerman, Vespoli and WinTech. USRowing also receives generous support from the National Rowing Foundation and its corporate sponsors and partners: ANXeBusiness Corp, Boathouse Sports, Connect-A-Dock, EMCVenues, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Ludus Tours, Rudy Project and Shimano. USRowing relies on strong partnerships to enable continued success. America Rows, which supports diversity in rowing and provides opportunities for those with disabilities, also benefits from corporate support.

Additional information may be found at www.usrowing.org | Twitter: @usrowing | YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/usrowingorg | Facebook: www.facebook.com/usrowing | Tumblr: http://usrowing.tumblr.com/ | Instagram: usrowingngb.  

Advertisement
    banner ad USRowing homepage
    SaveTheDate-2016-final
    USRowing Advertising 250x250
Sponsors
sub-row
Kinesio Logo