2008-09 Yale Women's Crew News

July 5, 2009
Bulldogs Fall In Remenham Cup Final
Yale’s varsity eight has defeated many of the top collegiate crews in the United States in the last few years. On Sunday, in the final of the Remenham Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta on the Thames River, the Bulldogs got to test themselves against a crew that may someday compete in the Olympics. Leander Club & Wallingford R.C., which is essentially Great Britain’s national team, edged Yale by three lengths, finishing with a time of 7 minutes, 37 seconds.

July 4, 2009
Bulldogs Roll Into Final At Henley Royal Regatta
Yale’s varsity eight cruised to an easy victory over the Thames Rowing Club in the semifinals of the Remenham Challenge Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta. The Bulldogs finished in 7 minutes, 50 seconds, five lengths ahead of Thames.

July 4, 2009
Henley Blog – Racing At Henley
Yale women’s crew is currently in Henley-On-Thames, England, at the Henley Royal Regatta. Periodically during the trip, a member of the team will blog about the experience. Today, Taylor Ritzel describes what it’s like to race at Henley.

July 3, 2009
Bulldogs Cruise To Win In First Race At Henley
Yale’s varsity eight began its quest for the Remenham Challenge Cup at the Henley Royal Regatta in impressive fashion. The Bulldogs cruised to a 2.5-length victory over Clyde A.R.C. & Edinburgh Univ on the Thames River. Yale finished the 1,500-meter course in 7 minutes, 24 seconds, the fastest of any of the boats in the quarterfinals.

June 26, 2009
Henley Blog - Living In Henley
Yale women's crew is currently in Henley-On-Thames, England, preparing for the Henley Royal Regatta. Periodically during the trip, a member of the team will blog about the experience. Today, Alice Henly describes what it's like to stay in Henley.

June 24, 2009
Henley Blog - Tess Gerrand Recaps Varsity Eight Victory At Henley Women's Regatta
Yale women's crew is currently in Henley-On-Thames, England, preparing for the Henley Royal Regatta. Periodically during the trip, a member of the team will blog about the experience. Today, Tess Gerrand recaps the varsity eight's win at the Henley Women's Regatta.

June 23, 2009
Henley Blog - Yale Women's Crew Tackles London
Yale women's crew is currently in Henley-On-Thames, England, preparing for the Henley Royal Regatta. Periodically during the trip, a member of the team will blog about the experience. Today, Christine Glandorf writes about Monday's trip to London.

June 21, 2009
Yale's Elite Eight And Senior Eight Victorious At Henley Women's Regatta
Yale's elite eight and senior eight both won titles on the final day of the Henley Women's Regatta on the Thames River. The elite eight captured the Sports Council Cup by defeating the Leander Club, Britain's under-23 national team, by three-quarters of a length. The Bulldogs' time of 4 minutes, 40 seconds on the 1,500-meter course was a new Henley record. The senior eight cruised to a two-and-three-quarters length victory over Agecroft to win the GP Jefferies Cup. The Bulldogs finished in 4:57.

June 17, 2009
Bulldogs Head Across The Pond To Race At Henley
Members of the Yale women's crew will spend the next three weeks competing on one of the most famous courses in the world - the Thames River in Henley-on-Thames, England. Four Yale boats are entered in the Henley Women's Regatta which begins this weekend. The varsity eight will remain to participate in the Henley Royal Regatta from July 1-5.

June 8, 2009
Gerrand, Ritzel, Person Earn All-America Recognition
Three Yale rowers - juniors Tess Gerrand and Taylor Ritzel and senior Christina Person - have earned 2009 Pocock All-America recognition from the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association. Gerrand and Ritzel were named to the first team, while Person was a second team selection.

June 3, 2009
Ten Bulldogs Earn Spring Academic All-Ivy Distinctions
Ten Yale student-athletes were honored today, as the Ivy League released its list of those selected for Academic All-Ivy recognition in spring sports. Eligible student-athletes include all starters or key reserves on officially recognized varsity teams that have maintained a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

June 2, 2009
Eight Yale Rowers Named CRCA Scholar Athletes

May 31, 2009
Second Varsity Eight Wins NCAA Title; Bulldogs Finish Third At NCAA Championships

May 30, 2009
Bulldogs Qualify All Three Boats For Grand Finals On Second Day Of NCAA Championships

May 29, 2009
All Three Yale Boats Advance To Semifinals On Day 1 Of NCAA Championships

May 28, 2009
Yale's Varsity Eight Seeks Third Straight Title At NCAA Championships

May 26, 2009
Four Yale Rowers Earn All-Region Honors; Jamie Snider Named New England Region Assistant Coach Of The Year

May 24, 2009
Christina Person Receives Nellie Pratt Elliot Award

May 21, 2009
Glandorf, Liao and McCauley Named ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District

May 19, 2009
Watch NCAA Women's Rowing Selection Show On Line Tuesday At 5 p.m.

May 19, 2009
Yale Earns Eighth Straight NCAA Team Championship Bid

May 17, 2009
Varsity Eight Captures Sprints, Ivy League Titles; Yale Wins Willing Trophy For Overall Team Supremacy

May 17, 2009
All Yale Boats Qualify For Grand Final After Morning Session Of Eastern Sprints

May 14, 2009
Ivy League Title On The Line At Sunday's Eastern Sprints

May 2, 2009
No. 10 Brown Edges No. 2 Yale By A Tenth Of A Second

April 30, 2009
No. 2 Bulldogs Race Defending NCAA Team Champion Brown Saturday

April 25, 2009
No. 2 Bulldogs Hold On To Case Cup; Top Radcliffe

April 23, 2009
No. 2 Yale Races No. 16 Radcliffe For Case Cup On Saturday

April 22, 2009
Yale Leads Nation Again with 28 NCAA Public Recognition Awards

April 18, 2009
Yale Celebrates 35th Anniversary; Sweeps Princeton

April 16, 2009
No. 6 Princeton Visits On Big Day At Gilder Boathouse

April 11, 2009
No. 1 Yale Retains Class of 1985 Cup

April 9, 2009
No. 1 Bulldogs Race BU & Dartmouth Saturday

April 3, 2009
Change Of Schedule Doesn't Slow Down No. 1 Yale

April 2, 2009
Top-Ranked Yale Goes For Cayuga Cup; Races Moved To Friday

March 28, 2009
No. 1 Bulldogs Start Season By Winning Connell Cup

March 25, 2009
2009 Spring Preview: Experienced Bulldogs Seek Eighth Straight NCAA Championship Bid

March 24, 2009
Yale's Varsity Eight Ranked First In CRCA/USRowing Preseason Poll

March 5, 2009
35th Anniversary & 1979 Team Celebration

February 20, 2009
First Part Of Class Of 2013 Announced

February 6, 2009
Crew Association Holds Annual Dinner

December 16, 2008
35th Anniversary Celebrated; 1979 Championship Team To Be Honored On April 18

December 10, 2008
Yale Women's Crew 35th Anniversary & Celebration of the 1979 Championship

November 5, 2008
NCAA Champion Varsity Eight Honored At Halftime Of Columbia Football Game

October 26, 2008
Bulldogs Win Princeton Chase

October 23, 2008
Yale to Race at Princeton Chase

October 19, 2008
Bulldogs Finish as Top Collegiate Eight at Head of Charles

October 17, 2008
Yale to Compete in Head of the Charles

October 13, 2008
Bulldogs Take Top Four Spots at Head of Housatonic

October 10, 2008
Defending Champs Open Fall Season with Head of the Housatonic

September 2, 2008
Olympics A Memorable Experience For Brzozowicz

August 26, 2008
Yale Tied for 9th in Division I NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings

August 20, 2008
Ashley Brzozowicz '04, Team Canada Conclude Competition at Olympics

August 7, 2008
Six Bulldogs to Compete in Olympics

July 22, 2008
Redman Wins Gold Medal At 2008 FISA World Rowing Under 23 Championships

July 8, 2008
Redman Named To USRowing Under 23 World Championship Roster