C of C Sailing Update. Harbor Cup, Navy Women’s, NP3, Eckerd Intersectional, St. Mary’s TR.

3-6-14

Have you checked our schedule recently?

This upcoming weekend is a big one for the College of Charleston Sailing Team as we will be sending teams to 5 different regattas across the country.

With this many Cougar sailors on the road, this will be the busiest weekend of the spring semester for the College of Charleston Sailing Team.

Here’s the list of this weekend’s events:
Port of LA Harbor Cup- Los Angeles, CA (offshore Team)
St. Mary’s Team Race- St. Mary’s, MD (dinghy Team)
Eckerd Intersectional- St. Petersburg, FL (dinghy Team)
Navy Spring Women’s- Annapolis, MD (dinghy Team)
North Points #3- Knoxville, TN (dinghy team)

Keep checking back as we will be sure to keep you updated on all 5 events, and remember to checkhttp://scores.collegesailing.org/ for live scoring from all the regattas.

3-8-14

It’s a huge weekend for College of Charleston Sailing as the team will be represented at 5 different regattas across the nation.

Stay tuned for updates, and read the official College of Charleston Athletics press release here: http://www.cofcsports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=69368&SPID=7838&DB_LANG=C&ATCLID=209428971&DB_OEM_ID=14800

Here’s your Saturday night Cougar sailing update:

Eckerd Intersectional: Down in St. Petersburg, the Cougars have been dominating through the first day of racing with a score of just 90pts through 10 races- leaving them at the top of the score sheet.

St. Mary’s Team Race: The C of C Sailing Team is holding a 3-1 record, which is good enough for third after day 1 of racing. The Cougars were warming up today despite the frigid temperatures, and are looking forward to tomorrow’s racing!

Harbor Cup: Out on the west coast, the Offshore Cougars made a huge jump into 5th after a solid day of racing. 4 races are scheduled for tomorrow, and the big boat sailors will look to keep climbing the scoreboard.

NP #3

Waiting on the breeze to fill at North Points #3 in Tennessee

North Points #3: C of C Sailing has clinched second overall at this one day event in Tennessee. Congratulations to our Cougars on a well-sailed event!
Navy Women’s: the Lady Cougars are sitting in 8th after day 1 of racing, they are looking forward to a full day of racing tomorrow.  We’ll be sure to keep you updated tomorrow as we wrap up the 4 remaining events!

 

3-9-14

The busiest weekend of the Spring semester is over and done with for the C of C Sailing Team, here is your#CougarSunday Update:

Eckerd Intersectional: The College of Charleston SailingTeam dominated at St. Petersburg, beating out the 7 team field to take home the victory; placing FIRST overall. Congratulations Cougars on an excellent event!

St. Mary’s Team Race: The Cougars finished an impressive SECOND in a very competitive 10 team fleet that played host to the top collegiate team-racing teams in the nation. C of C ended the event with a 10-4 record through 14 races.

LAYC Harbor Cup: After 3 days of intense racing, the Offshore Cougars managed a respectable FIFTH place finish. This edition of the Harbor Cup Invitational featured the top 10 Offshore Teams in the nation, providing stiff big-boat competition out in Los Angeles.

Navy Women

Lady Cougars at Navy

Navy Women’s: Our Lady Cougars have placed SEVENTH overall after 2 days of fleet racing with 20 of the top women’s teams in collegiate sailing. 

Congratulations go out to all of our sailors that competed this weekend, including the team that placed second at yesterday’s North Points #3 Regatta in Tennessee.

#GoCougars

 

Full scores from all this weekend’s events available here:http://scores.collegesailing.org/s14/

 

C of C Sailing Update. SAISA Open, SCOR.

2-7-14

It’s opening weekend for the College of Charleston Sailing Team, and the Cougar sailors are fired up to get Spring ’14 underway!

Currently the #1 ranked SAISA team, the C of C Sailing Cougars will compete in two events this weekend; the SAISA Open (hosted by Eckerd) and the Southern Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta (hosted by Charleston).

The Dinghy team headed down to St. Pete includes Alex Whipple, Chloe Dapp, Noah Blacker, and Kayla Adelman with Coach Mitch.
The Offshore Team sailing this weekend consists of Jay Greenfield, Timmy Crann, Stefan Kuehn, Brent Burrows, Sean Hannigan, Hanna Horan, Ian Grant, and Charles Essi with Coach Ned.

We’ll be sending you updates from both events all weekend, and you can follow the scoring live at http://scores.collegesailing.org/s14/

2-8-14

The first racing day of the Spring 2014 season is over, and theCollege of Charleston Sailing Team is currently in FIRST overall down in St. Petersburg, and in a very close third at the SCOR here in Charleston.

At the SAISA Open (hosted by Eckerd), the Cougars are currently in FIRST overall thanks to a dominating performance in the A fleet, and top notch finishes in the B fleet. The Cougars are leading the 20-team field with just 29pts. SCOR, Sunset
At the Southern Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta (hosted by Charleston), the C of C Offshore Team is sitting in 3rd place after 4 races in light to moderate conditions. The racing has been extremely close for the big boats, and the championship is still up for grabs headed into tomorrow.
Scores: http://scores.collegesailing.org/

C of C Sports Press Release: http://www.cofcsports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=14800&ATCLID=209400921

Photo: The sun sets on the Carolina Yacht Club after day 1 of racing at the inaugural SCOR Regatta here in Charleston.

2-9-14

Great sailing to Noah Blacker, Alex Whipple, Chloe Dapp, and Kayla Adelman!

Great sailing to Noah Blacker, Alex Whipple, Chloe Dapp, and Kayla Adelman!

SAISA Open:

The College of Charleston Sailing Team has placed FIRST at the SAISA Open in St. Petersburg, FL (hosted by Eckerd).

The C of C Sailors proved why they are the #1 ranked SAISA team, and edged out the competitive 20-team field with an impressive score of just 45pts through 8 races, finishing 9pts ahead of second place.

With this victory on the opening weekend of the Spring season, the Dinghy team now looks ahead to next weekend and competing in the Charleston Spring Coed and USF Women’s regattas.

Scores: http://scores.collegesailing.org/s14/saisa-open/

SCOR:

The C of C Offshore Sailing Team has clinched SECOND overall at the Southern Intercollegiate Offshore Regatta here in Charleston!

Despite a lack of wind this morning, the RC was able to get 2 races off in light breeze which led to finishes of 2nd and 1st by the College of Charleston Sailing Team.
The Offshore Cougars clawed their way back after being in third place yesterday, and managed to move up in the standings to secure the second place finish; only 2pts out of first. SCOR, Day 2

This is the first Offshore event of the Spring season, and the Offshore team will now be focused on the Port of LA Harbor Cup, set to take place in March.

Scores: http://scores.collegesailing.org/s14/scor/full-scores/

C of C Sailing Update. SAISA Spring Coed Dinghy Championships.

4-5-13

The College of Charleston sailing team returns to action this weekend at the SAISA Spring Coed Dinghy Championships hosted by Eckerd College and South Florida in St. Petersburg, Fla.

CofC will compete for the conference championship title in this weekend’s regatta against crews from Clemson, Eckerd College, Embry-Riddle, Florida, Georgia Tech, Jacksonville, Miami (Fla.), NC State, Rollins College, UNC Wilmington and USF.

Senior Chris Banholzer (Hartland, Wis.) will skipper A-Division along with sophomore crew Morgan Buckley (Yonkers, N.Y.) and senior crew Brooks Clark (Newport Beach, Calif.), while freshman all-star Jake Reynolds (San Diego, Calif.) skippers B-Division with freshman crew Emily Stuart (Riverside, R.I.).

“It’s a really big event for us this weekend,” CofC Head Coach Ward Cromwell said. “It determines our scheduling for the fall as well as qualifying for the national semifinals in a couple of weeks in Virginia. The forecast is light for this weekend’s regatta. I’m looking forward for our team to travel to districts to experience the same venue for nationals that we will hopefully see later in the spring.”

4-6-13

The No. 5-ranked College of Charleston coed sailing team has WON the SAISA Spring Coed Dinghy Championship title to advance to the ICSA National Semifinals, to be held later in the month in Hampton, Va.

Congratulations Cougar sailors on this impressive win, and advancing to the National Semifinals!

http://www.cofcsports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=69368&SPID=7838&DB_LANG=C&ATCLID=207092060&DB_OEM_ID=14800

C of C Sailing Update. North Points #2, Eckerd Intersectional, Graham Hall Team Race, Charleston Women’s.

3-2-13

The College of Charleston Sailing Team is spread out throughout the East coast this weekend, as the Cougars are currently competing in 4 events!

-The Graham Hall Team Race hosted by the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. The Cougars will be represented by senior All-American Ben Spector, senior All-American Mac Mace, 2012 London Olympian Juan Maegli, senior Cory DeCollibus, freshman Seppie McAdams, senior Brooks Clark and freshman Ryan Davidson.

-The Eckerd Intersectional hosted by Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fla. At this event CofC will sail freshman Jake Reynolds, freshman Emily Stuart, freshman Kyle Sutter, freshman Jack Jorgensen, sophomore Tierney Driscoll and freshman Parker Rawlings.

-The Cougars will vie for a fourth North Points win at the North Points #2 regatta hosted by Clemson in Clemson, S.C. Freshman Dodge Rees will skipper A-Division with junior crew Courtney Alexander, while junior Katherine Baker will skipper B-Division with freshman crew Honore Johnson.

-The Lady Cougars will sail the Charleston Women’s Intersectional at the Cougar’s very own J. Stewart Walker Sailing Complex in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. CofC will be represented by junior Grace Lucas, freshman Michaela Reynolds, sophomore Morgan Buckley, sophomore Kayla Gibson, freshman Beka Schiff, sophomore Clerc Cooper and junior Elizabeth Chambers.

Good luck to ALL Cougar teams on this huge weekend- Sail Fast!

3-2-13

So far so good for The College of Charleston Sailing Team as they progress through this busy weekend!

-The Cougars have WON the Clemson North Points #2 regatta, after dominating the series with a total of 6 bullets. This is the fourth North Points win of the 2012-2013 year for the Cougars!

-At the Eckerd Intersectional, the Cougars are currently in FIRST place overall after completing day 1 of racing! They have a 28pt lead over the competition.

-The Lady Cougars are tied in FIRST overall after day 1 of racing at the Charleston Women’s event.

-At the Graham Hall Team Race, the Cougars are sitting in FIRST overall after going 13-1 on the first day of racing!

Also at this time, the C of C Offshore Team is making their way out to Los Angeles in preparation for next weekend’s Port of Los Angeles Harbor Cup event.

Congratulations to all Cougar teams on the excellent sailing today, keep up the outstanding work tomorrow!

http://scores.collegesailing.org/

3-3-13

The College of Charleston Sailing Team has placed FIRST in all 4 events that they competed in this weekend!

After completing the North Points #2 regatta yesterday with a strong event victory, the Cougar sailors wrapped up the other 3 regattas they were competing in this afternoon.

-The Cougars have WON the Eckerd Intersectional by an impressive 67pts. The C of C Sailors dominated the 18 race series hosted by Eckerd College in Florida.

-At the Graham Hall Team Race, the Cougars finished with a 20-2 record to place FIRST overall; the C of C sailors were extremely consistent throughout this event, and showed their skill among the 16 team fleet.

-The Lady Cougars sailed an impressive series at the Charleston Women’s Event, and WON the 18 race series at home in Charleston, SC!

Congratulations to all Cougar Sailors on this outstanding and impressive weekend- Taking the gold in all 4 events!

FEAR THE CLAW!

Results: http://scores.collegesailing.org/