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Sun, 25 Sep 2016 23:28:00 EDTThe fall season for the Navy rowing program kicked off on Sunday as both the heavyweight and lightweight teams from Hubbard Hall were in action at the 36th edition of the Head of the Potomac. The Mids had 17 entries racing across the Club Eight, Open Eight and Open Four events on the 2.8-mile course on the Potomac River. Led by a victory in the Open Eight race, Navy’s two teams combined for eight top-five results on Sunday.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:31:00 EDTThe Navy heavyweight and lightweight rowing squads will begin their respective fall meet schedules with racing at the 2016 Head of the Potomac event on Sunday, Sept 25. The 36th installment of the regional racing competition will see Navy entrants in three different races, the Club Eight, Open Eight and Open Four. The Club Eight starts the day at 10:35 a.m. before the Open Eight goes off at 12:25 p.m. The Open Four race completes the single-file head rowing action at 2:00 p.m. Between the two Hubbard Hall squads, Navy will be represented with 17 boats in the event.
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 17:05:00 EDTEdward King, a 2011 United States Naval Academy graduate, finished competing at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio with a 10th-place result as a member of the United States’ Lightweight Four crew. Rowing in the third seat alongside Robin Prendes, Anthony Fahden and Tyler Nase in the United States’ lightweight four-man without a coxswain boat, King participated in three races at Rio’s Lagoa Stadium. The Americans’ week of competition culminated on Thursday, August 11 with a fourth-place finish in the B Final to rank 10th overall in the world.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 09:42:00 EDTEight members of the Navy lightweight rowing team were announced recently by the Intercollegiate Rowing Association as honorees on the 2016 IRA All-Academic Team. May graduates Thomas Coffin, Nick Skeen and Stephen Walsh, as well as rising seniors Patrick Leech, Michael Pentaleri and Matthew Walsh and rising juniors Hank Forsythe and Sam Haber all garnered the national accolade.