C of C Sailing Update. Truxton Umsted, St. Mary’s Womens.

3-16-13

The top-ranked College of Charleston Sailing coed and seventh-ranked women’s sailing teams are out competing in 2 regattas this weekend!

At the four-division Truxton Umsted, the Cougars will sail senior All-American skipper Ben Spector along with sophomore crew Morgan Buckley and freshman crew Ryan Davidson in A-Division, while senior Chris Banholzer skippers B-Division with the crew of sophomore Tierney Driscoll and senior Jeff Aschieris. Junior Enrique Arathoon, will make his C of C collegiate debut in C-Division of the Truxtun Umstead, while junior Roy Shaw races in D-Division.

Over at the St. Mary’s Women’s regatta, sophomore skipper Clerc Cooper and junior crew Elizabeth Chambers will compete in A-Division, while sophomore skipper Kayla Gibson is joined by senior crew Sarah Scudder and freshman crew Beka Schiff in B-Division.

“I have confidence in our team that we will see some good racing this weekend,” CofC Head Coach Ward Cromwell said. “If everyone can remain consistent, we will be competitive at each event.”

Press Release: http://www.cofcsports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=14800&ATCLID=206777560

Live Scoring: http://scores.collegesailing.org/

As Saturday draws to a close, so does day 1 of racing for the College of Charleston Sailing Team as they compete in 2 events this weekend.

At the Truxton Umsted event, the Cougars are sitting in SECOND overall- only 10pts out of first, after only 4 races being completed.

At the St. Mary’s Women’s regatta, the Lady Cougars are holding on to eighth overall after day 1 of racing.

Comment below and wish the Cougars GOOD LUCK heading into Sunday’s racing!

Scores are available here: http://scores.collegesailing.org/

3-18-13

The College of Charleston Sailing Team has placed THIRD overall at the 20 team Truxton Umsted event hosted by Navy this past weekend.

Also, The Lady Cougars end the St. Mary’s Womens regatta with a respectable SEVENTH overall after competing with some of the top women’s teams in the country.

Good job to all Cougar Sailors that competed this past weekend!

Scores and regatta reports are available here: http://scores.collegesailing.org/s13/